Patient Resource Center

1969 N. Main St Decatur, IL 62526 Phone: (217) 877-0346 Fax: (217) 877-0940 Toll Free: (800) 373-1306
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Health Issues

Alzheimers Overview and Facts

Alzheimer's disease is the most common cause of dementia — the loss of intellectual and social abilities severe enough to interfere with daily functioning. In Alzheimer's disease, healthy brain tissue degenerates, causing a steady decline in memory and mental abilities.