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La enfermedad de Alzheimer generalmente puede identificarse en las primeras etapas

La enfermedad de Alzheimer generalmente puede identificarse en las primeras etapas

ESTIMADA MAYO CLINIC: ¿Cuán pronto se puede diagnosticar la enfermedad de Alzheimer, y cuáles son los primeros síntomas observables? RESPUESTA: No existe ningún examen que diagnostique la enfermedad de Alzheimer, pero en base a la valoración de los síntomas y a una variedad de pruebas y análisis, generalmente es posible [...]

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Tuesday Q and A: Alzheimer’s can often be identified in its earliest stages

Tuesday Q and A: Alzheimer’s can often be identified in its earliest stages

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: How soon can Alzheimer’s disease be diagnosed? What are the early symptoms to watch for? ANSWER: There is no one test that can be used to diagnose Alzheimer’s disease. But based on an assessment of symptoms, along with a variety of tests and exams, Alzheimer’s can often [...]

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Glen Campbell Documentary Shares Alzheimer's Journey

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=asPGGUCygXE Alzheimer's Disease has been steadily encroaching into singer, songwriter Glen Campbell's life. Instead of retreating to deal with the challenges privately, Glen and his family decided to share their struggle with documentary filmmakers. The production called Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me by PCH Films, includes both heartwarming and candidly frank moments Mr. [...]

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O26 Documentary shares Glen Campbell’s Alzheimer’s Journey

Glen Campbell and his family allowed documentary cameras to record the impact of Alzheimer’s disease on the Country Music Hall of Fame singer’s life. The film includes heartwarming and candidly frank moments that Mr. Campbell experienced during his visits to Mayo Clinic for care.

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Tuesday Q and A: Many conditions result in dementia, but Alzheimer’s is most common

Tuesday Q and A: Many conditions result in dementia, but Alzheimer’s is most common

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What is the difference between dementia and Alzheimer’s disease? Are they hereditary? ANSWER: Dementia is a broad term used to describe a group of symptoms that interferes with a person's thinking and the ability to function well in day-to-day activities. Many conditions can result in dementia, but [...]

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7 Tips To Prevent Memory Loss: Mayo Clinic Radio

Join us Saturday, March 29, at 9 a.m. CT, when we cover as much about Alzheimer's disease as we can in one hour! Director of the Mayo Clinic Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Ronald Petersen, M.D.,Ph.D., will be with us to discuss a recent study listing Alzheimer's disease as the third-leading cause of death, and he'll comment on a news [...]

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Mayo Clinic Radio: 7 Tips To Prevent Memory Loss

Join us Saturday, March 29, at 9 a.m. CT, when we cover as much about Alzheimer's disease as we can in one hour! Director of the Mayo Clinic Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Ronald Petersen, M.D.,Ph.D., will be with us to discuss a recent study listing Alzheimer's disease as the third-leading cause of death, and [...]

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Vinculación entre marcha lenta y mayor riesgo de deterioro cognitivo, descubre Mayo Clinic

Vinculación entre marcha lenta y mayor riesgo de deterioro cognitivo, descubre Mayo Clinic

ROCHESTER, Minnesota — 30 de julio de 2012.  Los científicos de Mayo Clinic descubrieron que los problemas para caminar, entre ellos la marcha lenta y los pasos cortos, se relacionan con un mayor riesgo de deterioro cognitivo. Los hallazgos se presentan durante la conferencia internacional de la Asociación para la [...]

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