More than five million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease today, and two-thirds of them are women. Women over 60 have a one in six chance of getting Alzheimers, and for men, it’s one in eleven. The statistics are sobering, but the Alzheimer’s Foundation recently released a report with new findings.
Dr. Paul Eslinger, a neuropsychologist at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, goes over new discoveries, risk factors, and even some possible and promising treatments for early-stage Alzheimer’s in the video. Take a look.