alzheimers aidsThanks to technology and medical breakthroughs, Alzheimer’s Disease is diagnosed much earlier than it was 15 years ago. For Alzheimer’s patients and their families, this can mean a better quality of life as the disease progresses. As the symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease worsen, patients may struggle with episodic memory loss. The goal of the speech-language pathologist is to provide tools and assist the patient with overcoming some of the most frustrating symptoms that impact a patient’s ability to learn and retain information. [continue reading…]