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Early-Onset Alzheimer's Disease

Early-onset Alzheimer's is a form of the disease that strikes before you're 65. There's no cure, but there are drugs to manage symptoms, at least for a while, including memory loss, problems sleeping, and changes in behavior. The early form of Alzheimer's most often shows up when you're in your 40s and 50s, but symptoms can also show up as early as your 30s. Early-onset Alzheimer's is rare. It affects only about 200,000 people in the U.S., or less than 5% of all cases of the disease. It's sometimes...

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Reviewed by Richard Senelick, MD on October 12, 2012

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