This decision aid does not replace the conversation patients should have with their clinicians to make important, clinical decisions.

Alzheimer’s disease is a brain ailment causing symptoms of dementia (mental deterioration, memory loss, personality changes) which worsen over time. The common form of the disease, called late-onset Alzheimer’s, develops after age 60. There is a rare form of this disease, called early-onset Alzheimer’s, which develops between the ages of 30-60.

This site is only designed to help with late-onset Alzheimer’s and cannot help with early-onset Alzheimer’s.

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