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Doctors use a class of drugs called cholinesterase inhibitors to treat the mild symptoms of early onset Alzheimer's disease, according to the Alzheimer's Association. As the symptoms become more severe, doctors may presc... More »

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Early warning signs of Alzheimer's disease typically include memory loss, inability to complete routine tasks, difficulty recalling words when speaking or writing, and changes in mood or personality, states the Alzheimer... More »

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Alzheimer's disease is considered to be early-onset when it occurs in people younger than 65. Approximately 5 percent of people with Alzheimer's disease, which is the most common form of dementia, first show symptoms in ... More »

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The symptoms of Alzheimer's disease include memory loss that impacts daily life, difficulty with familiar tasks, challenges with problem solving or planning, and confusion related to time and place, as detailed by the Al... More »

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Symptoms of late-stage Alzheimer's disease include the loss of control of movement and the loss of the ability to communicate coherently, according to the Alzheimer's Association. Changes in personality also often become... More »

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Symptoms that may indicate early stages of Alzheimer's include memory loss that disrupts daily life, challenges in planning or solving problems, confusion with time or place, and difficulty completing familiar tasks, exp... More »

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No single test can diagnose early onset dementia, but a combination of evaluations can enable doctors to identify the dementia subtype and begin early treatment of symptoms, explains the Alzheimer's Association. Evaluati... More »

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