Alzheimer's and dementia are not a normal part of aging. Dementia is a general term for a decline in mental ability, such as memory loss, that is severe enough to interfere with daily life. Alzheimer's is the most common type of dementia. Usually symptoms, such as problems with memory, thinking and behavior, develop slowly and get worse over time.
Other types of Dementia include:
The ten warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease
The Alzheimer’s Association provides a broad range of programs and services for people living with the disease, their families and caregivers, and professional care providers.
The Alzheimer’s Association provides:
All association services are available free of charge (except conferences and seminars).
For more in-depth assistance, contact your local MAP office directly or call the statewide toll-free number (1-844-627-5465).
301 West Preston Street Suite 1007, Baltimore, MD 21201
(410)-767-1100, or 1 (844) 627 5465