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Alzheimer's & Dementia for Dummies : In Conjunction With the American Geriatric Society and the Health
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Alzheimer’s disease is the only cause of death in the top 10 in America that cannot be prevented, cured, or slowed. It is the 6th leading cause of death in the US, with 1 in 3 seniors dying with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia. In 2015, an estimated 700,000 people in the US age 65 and older will die with Alzheimer’s (AFA).The number of people living with dementia worldwide is currently estimated at 47.5 million and is projected to increase to 75.6 million by 2030.(WHO)Alzheimer’s & Dementia For Dummies features the best of the best blended content fromAlzheimer’s For Dummies and Dementia For Dummies. This hands-on, reassuring guide walks readers through the different scenarios they may encounter as a patient, for a loved one, or even care giver. Alzheimer’s & Dementia For Dummies explains step-by-step how they can keep themselves or loved ones as safe and as comfortable as possible. This book is a crucial step in your or loved one’s new fight.