Expert Answers

Alternative medicine

  1. Axona: Medical food to treat Alzheimer's
  2. Ginkgo biloba: Can it prevent memory loss?
  3. Huperzine A: Can it treat Alzheimer's?
  4. Phosphatidylserine supplements: Can they improve memory?

Complications

  1. Phantosmia: What causes olfactory hallucinations?

Coping and support

  1. Alzheimer's elder care

Lifestyle and home remedies

  1. Mediterranean diet
  2. Music and Alzheimer's

Prevention

  1. Alzheimer's disease: Can exercise prevent memory loss?
  2. Alzheimer's prevention: Does it exist?
  3. Benefits of being bilingual

Risk factors

  1. Alzheimer's: Can a head injury increase my risk?

Symptoms

  1. Sundowning: Late-day confusion

Tests and diagnosis

  1. Alzheimer's test: Detection at the earliest stages
  2. Rapidly progressing Alzheimer's: Something else?

Treatments and drugs

  1. Alzheimer's nose spray: New Alzheimer's treatment?
  2. Folic acid supplements: Can they slow cognitive decline?
  3. Vitamin B-12 and Alzheimer's
Jan. 19, 2013