Important information About Alzheimer's Memory Care

Alzheimer’s disease has become one of the most common conditions impacting seniors in the United States. According to data from alz.org, over 5.2 million Americans are currently diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, and with a half million people dying annually (more than prostate and breast cancer combined) it is now the 5th leading cause of death for those aged 65 and over.

Video: The Top Three Forms of Long Term Care

The first step to caring for a loved one is recognizing that they need care. Sometimes this can sneak up on you slowly or it can happen overnight. At least 70% of the people in this country will eventually watch the progression of aging and a growing list of impairments take over a loved one.