Reviewed Alzheimers Disease and other Cognitive Disorders Information Links
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Dementia Australia This organization provides support services to people with dementia and their families who live in Australia. All information is checked by experts in the field. This site describes causes of dementia, progression and risk factors. The index of information on dementia and its management presents complete explanations of dementia, help for caregivers, and various other related issues. This site even offers information in more than 40 languages.
Alzheimer Europe This is the Internet site of Alzheimer Europe, the umbrella organization of national Alzheimer's associations in Europe. A definite destination for members of families taking care of a person with Alzheimer's disease or related disorders. This site provides a detailed description of early onset dementia, a care manual, and access to a telephone helpline. A page dedicated to the analysis of the problems and solutions to the provision of care for Alzheimer patients in rural areas presents unique information for professionals and families.
Alzheimer's Center Mayo Clinic This site, produced by the Mayo Clinic, provides comprehensive information on Alzheimer's from understanding the condition to coping with the symptoms and caring for someone with the disease. The information is very thorough and yet understandable.
At the Crossroads: Family Conversations about Alzheimer’s Disease, Dementia & Driving The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. This 28-page PDF report offers information and tips for families who need to address the continued driving of an elder who is suffering from Alzheimer's or Dementia. The information is well organized and easy to understand, and offers concrete tips for families dealing with this difficult issue.
Alzheimer's Outreach Alzheimer's Outreach - Taylor Austin This site contains information about Alzheimer's Disease for caregivers. On this site are directories which allow the viewer to find out about the many facets of Alzheimer's. These directories include documents on such topics as difficult problems, symptoms, stages, medications, medical and legal matters, current drug trials, and nursing home issues. Site contains a lot of useful information. Personal accounts documenting experience, as well as a touching poetry gallery add to the site.