As the population of older Americans continues to grow at a historic rate, issues that impact the elderly are now taking center stage in the American conscious. One of the most worrisome of those issues is the Alzheimer’s crisis. The prevalence of Alzheimer’s disease appears to be increasing right along with the increase in seniors in America. Whether you are nearing your “Golden Years” yourself, or you have a loved one who is, you undoubtedly want to know the latest on the Alzheimer’s crisis in America. What Is Alzheimer’s Disease? According to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA), Alzheimer s disease [Read more…] The post The Latest on the Alzheimer s Crisis in America appeared first on Hedeker Law.
If you are concerned about developing Alzheimer’s disease at some point in your life, you are not alone. Over the last several decades, Alzheimer’s disease has rapidly moved into the number six spot in the top 10 causes of death in the United States. What makes Alzheimer’s even scarier is the fact that we have yet to find a cure nor a way to prevent the disease from developing. While there is no foolproof way to know if you will develop the disease, there are some known risk factors. Read on to find out if you have any of those [Read more…] The post Do You Have Any of the Known Risk Factors for Alzheimer’s Disease? appeared first on Hedeker Law.