Alzheimer - resources

Resources - Alzheimer

The following organizations are good resources for information on Alzheimer disease:

  • Alzheimer's Association -- www.alz.org
  • National Institute on Aging -- www.nia.nih.gov/health/alzheimers
  • Alzheimers.gov -- www.alzheimers.gov
  • BrightFocus Foundation -- www.brightfocus.org/alzheimers
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention -- www.cdc.gov/aging/aginginfo/alzheimers.htm
  • US National Library of Medicine, Genetics Home Reference -- ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/alzheimer-disease
Aged nervous tissue

Aged nervous tissue is less able to rapidly communicate with other neural tissues.

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