Recent research has greatly improved our knowledge of Alzheimer’s disease. Today there are several treatments for the disease that were not available just a short time ago – treatments which may help to alleviate some of the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease.
The tremendous advances in Alzheimer research have created optimism that more and better treatments are on the horizon.
When considering any treatment, it is important to consult with your doctor or qualified health-care professional.
When considering using any product, including a natural health product, consider and discuss these questions with your health-care professional.
1. What are the potential benefits or results of taking this product?
2. Is this the best product or approachto achieve those results or are there better alternatives?
3. What is the evidence that supports the safety and effectiveness of this product?
4. What are the risks associated with taking this product?
Ongoing communication with your healthcare professional is important to ensure that the best treatment options are being considered, to discuss side-effects and other issues, and to ensure that the treatment is effective and appropriate for you or the person you are caring for.