4 Signs Of Alzheimer’s Disease That Have Nothing To Do With Memory Loss
Once mom or dad reaches a certain age, it’s easy to get swept away by worries about memory loss. Every time she wonders where she put her keys or he forgets his glasses are right there on his head, you probably think, “This is it, the beginning of the end.”Understandable, considering there’s currently no cure for Alzheimer’s disease. In February, Merck halted a clinical trial for what had seemed to be a promising drug. But then investigators determined there was “virtually no chance of finding a positive clinical effect.” This disappointing news is only the latest in a string of similar letdowns for the estimated 5.4 million Americans with Alzheimer’s disease and their families.