Expert Video - How can I help my loved one cope with symptoms and improve quality of life?
Richard Isaacson, MD, a leading expert on Alzheimer's disease, discusses the importance of education and awareness for caregivers and family members of people living with Alzheimer's disease. He recommends specific resources for information and help, including how to locate a social worker specializing in Alzheimer's disease care and support. Dr. Isaacson talks about the critical roles that psychological support and respite care play in being an effective caregiver, and the importance of information for the entire family of someone living with Alzheimer's.
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