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Divine Word College Vigan, City A TERM PAPER Facts About Alzheimer's Disease (AD) Presented to: In partial fulfillment of the Course requirement of the subject SOCIAL SCIENCE (General Psychology) Presented by: TABLE OF CONTENTS TITLE PAGE i ACKNOWLEDEGMENT ii DEDICATION III I.INTRODUCTION A. Statement of the Problem B. Importance of the Study C. Scope and Limitations D. Definition of Terms E. Methodology II. PRESENTATION AND ANALYSIS A. B. C. D. E. F. III. SUMMARY IV. CONCLUSION V. RECOMMENDATION VI. BIBLIOGRAPHY ACKNOWLEDGEMENT This term paper was made into reality with the support of some important people who gave the researcher invaluable contributions, guidance, support, and…show more content…
Because AD cannot be cured and is degenerative, the sufferer relies on others for assistance. The role of the main caregiver is often taken by the spouse or a close relative. Alzheimer's disease is known for placing a great burden on caregivers; the pressures can be wide-ranging, involving social, psychological, physical, and economic elements of the caregiver's life. In developed countries, AD is one of the most costly diseases to society. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia, a serious brain disorder that impacts daily living through memory loss and cognitive changes. Although not all memory loss indicates Alzheimer’s disease, one in ten people over 65 years of age, and over half of those over 85 have Alzheimer’s disease. Currently, 26 million people worldwide have this dementia, and over 15 million Americans will be affected by the year 2050. Symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease usually develop slowly and gradually worsen over time, progressing from mild forgetfulness to widespread brain impairment. Chemical and structural changes in the brain slowly destroy the ability to create, remember, learn, reason, and relate to others. As critical cells die, drastic personality loss occurs and body systems fail. A. STATEMENT OF THE PROBLEM Specifically, this study sought to answer the following questions: 1. What is Alzheimer's disease (AD)? 2. What are the ways to prevent this disease? 3. How is it being

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