Dr. Zenk educates us on the progress modern medicine has made in reducing the impact of this terrible disease.
Dementia is a general term for memory loss and other intellectual abilities serious enough to interfere with daily life. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia and is an invariably progressive and fatal brain disease. It is the seventh-leading cause of death in the United States.
Although there is no current cure for the condition, significant advances have been made in its management.