Dementia is a condition that affects many people around the world, and the most common cause of dementia is Alzheimer's disease. In this blog post, we will discuss what Alzheimer's disease is, how it affects individuals and society, and the ongoing efforts to support and find solutions for this condition.
Understanding Alzheimer's Disease: Alzheimer's disease is a progressive brain disorder that gradually affects a person's memory and thinking abilities. It is the leading cause of dementia, accounting for about 60-70% of all dementia cases. While it mainly affects older adults, there are instances of early-onset Alzheimer's disease occurring in individuals younger than 65.