Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month

June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month! Alzheimer’s is a form of dementia that causes problems with behavior, memory, reasoning, & the ability to perform familiar tasks. It is estimated that more than 50 million people worldwide live with Alzheimer’s disease or a different form of dementia. Scientist have identified age, family history & genetics as contributing factors to ones likelihood of developing the disease. Regular mental health check-ups are very important & recommended by healthcare providers, as early Alzheimer’s detection may prolong  & notably improve your loved one’s quality of life.

 

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