Alzheimer's Disease.

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Myths

Drinking out of aluminum cans or cooking in aluminum pots and pans can lead to Alzheimer's disease.


Reality: Getting rid of aluminum cans, pots, and pans will not protect you from Alzheimer's disease. Most researchers believe that not enough evidence exists to say aluminum is a risk factor for Alzheimer's or a cause of dementia.


Memory loss is a natural part of aging.


Reality: In the past people believed memory loss was a normal part of aging, often saying Alzheimer's is a natural age-related decline. Experts now recognize severe memory loss as a symptom of serious illness.

Citations

Alzheimer's.

Text:

Alzheimer's Disease. www.alz.org. N.P. 1980. Web. 06, 2015.


Pictures:

"Alzheimer's research." www.techandinnovationdaily.com. 2013.

"The sleeping Giant." www.gatewaynaturalmedicine.com. 2015.

"Alzheimer's Disease." www.alz.org. 2015.