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Alzheimer's Disease

Classification : Pre-dementia, Early, Moderate, Advanced
Symptoms : Ageing, stress
Causes : Amyloid hypothesis, APOE4
Prevention : Diet, cardiovascular risk, pharmaceutical products
Death Per Year
(in Millions)
: 1.32
Description: Alzheimer's disease also called Alzheimer disease, senile dementia of the Alzheimer type (SDAT), primary degenerative dementia of the Alzheimer\'s type (PDDAT). It is the most ordinary form of dementia. This incurable, degenerative, and terminal disease was first explain by German psychiatrist and neuropathologist Alois Alzheimer in 1906 and was named after him.