Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a neurodegenerative disorder that makes a person lose their cognitive abilities, altering daily functioning and leading to various levels of physical and emotional stress. Following an Alzheimer’s diagnosis, a lot will go through your mind. You’ll need some time to sort through your thoughts. But you’ll soon need to learn how to improve your life while living with Alzheimer’s.
This Day’s Edge Production video encourages the public to think like scientists when it comes to Alzheimer’s disease. Journalist Greg O’Brien talks about his struggles with Alzheimer’s disease while Harvard scientist Rudy Tanzi talks about the pathology of the condition and how we must think like scientists if we hope to cure the disease.
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