The A to Z of Alzheimer's Disease (Library of Health and Living Series)
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The A to Z of Alzheimer's Disease (Library of Health and Living Series)

by Carol Turkinton, Deborah Mitchell, James E. Galvin
     
 

Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive, degenerative disease that attacks the brain and results in impaired memory, thinking, and behavior. More than 5 million Americans currently suffer from Alzheimer’s disease, and that number is projected to leap to 11 million by 2050. As the baby boomer population continues to age, Alzheimer’s remains a

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Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive, degenerative disease that attacks the brain and results in impaired memory, thinking, and behavior. More than 5 million Americans currently suffer from Alzheimer’s disease, and that number is projected to leap to 11 million by 2050. As the baby boomer population continues to age, Alzheimer’s remains a signifigant public health problem, and there is no cure on the horizon.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816081271
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/30/2010
Series:
Library of Health and Living Series
Pages:
302
Sales rank:
1,376,152
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

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