Description - Alzheimer's For Dummies by Patricia B. Smith
"I wish I had this book when my mom was diagnosed with Alzheimer's. This is a powerful tool for those who battle this disease." Leeza Gibbons Manage medical, financial, and legal issues Reassuring ways to take care of your loved one and yourself Caring for someone with Alzheimer's? This compassionate guide presents the latest information on the symptoms, diagnosis, stages of the illness, and treatments, as well as the different types of care available. Discover how to: Obtain a reliable diagnosis Evaluate drug therapies Identify scams and ineffective treatments Take part in clinical trials Cope with stress and exhaustion The Dummies Way Explanations in plain English "Get in, get out" information Icons and other navigational aids Tear-out cheat sheet Top ten lists A dash of humor and fun
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(233mm x 187mm x 22mm)
Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
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Author Biography - Patricia B. Smith
Patricia B. Smith is an award-winning medical writer. Mary Mitchell Kenan, PsyD, is the Director of Education for Baylor College of Medicine's Alzheimer's Disease Center. Mark Edwin Kunik, MD, MPH, is a geriatric psychiatrist at the Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) and Baylor College of Medicine.