Skip to content

Alzheimer's Disease Health Center

Treatment & Care

Font Size

Alzheimer's treatment and Alzheimer's care go hand in hand. There's no cure -- yet. But as you'll see here, there's a lot that can be done.


Learn how medications, sensory therapy, alternative medicine, and more can help Alzheimer's symptoms.

Get the details on medications used to treat Alzheimer's.

Alzheimer's patients may become agitated. Here's how Alzheimer's agitation can be treated.

Tomorrow's treatments depend on today's patients enrolling in clinical trials. Click here to find out what you need to know about Alzheimer's clinical trials.

Alzheimer's research promises future treatments. Here's a peek into the crystal ball.


Here's how to make home a safe place for a person with Alzheimer's disease.

Putting a relative in a nursing home is a difficult decision. You'll have to weigh social, financial, and personal issues. Read about some of the factors you should think about when making this decision.

There are many types of care available for families dealing with Alzheimer's disease.

Here's a checklist for checking out assisted-living facilities for people with Alzheimer's disease.

After an Alzheimer's diagnosis, take care of legal issues as soon as possible. Here's how to get started.

Financial planning is a must for a person with an Alzheimer's diagnosis. Here's how to get started.

Today on WebMD

Remember your finger
When it’s more than just forgetfulness.
senior man with serious expression
Which kinds are treatable?
senior man
Common symptoms to look for.
mri scan of human brain
Can drinking red wine reverse the disease?
eating blueberries
Making Diagnosis
Colored mri of brain
Close up of elderly couple holding hands
mature woman
Woman comforting ailing mother
Senior woman with serious expression