Episode 4: Who Does Alzheimer’s Disease Affect?

In the fourth segment of this five part docu-series on Alzheimer’s Disease: Dr. William L. Klein, an Alzheimer’s Disease researcher at Northwestern University and winner of a Zenith award from the Alzheimer’s Association, covers:

1) Who has Alzheimer’s Disease?

2) Do genetics have a direct link to Alzheimer’s Disease?

3) What age does Alzheimer’s Disease begin?

4) What are some of the breakthroughs in brain imaging?

5) What are ethical implications for early detection of Alzheimer’s Disease?

6) What are the emotional consequences of Alzheimer’s Disease?