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5 Things You Need To Know About Alzheimer’s Disease

Families facing an Alzheimer’s diagnosis often use the same term to describe the experience: blindsided.

And that’s exactly what Alzheimer’s disease can do: It creeps up on families and taps them on the shoulder when they’re least expecting it, and life changes very quickly.

June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month — a timely reminder that, in our collective fight against the disease, knowing the truth is the first hurdle in changing the future of Alzheimer’s disease for millions. Here are some of the truths with the greatest potential to help individuals and families.

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