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them on the stages and treatment options in preparation of the symptoms as they progress and what to expect. Informing the spouse family, friends, and coworkers that there will be a need assist with everyday living activities and transportation will impact them physically, mentally and emotionally. With the progression of his disease and changes in health and behavior. Mr. and Mrs. Speed will need assistance with income, finding healthcare options such as filingfor Medicare or Medicaid. Mr. Speed and his takers are of need to be directed to the local recourses such as the localhealth department, counselling and support groups in his local community. Medications and treatments are:Donepezil (Aricept) is approved to treat all stages of Alzheimer's.Rivastigmate (Exelon) is approved to treat mild to moderate Alzheimer's.Galantamine (Razadyne) is approved to treat mild to moderate Alzheimer's.The family can find more information on Alzheimer's disease by contacting their local health department to find multiple resources and information. The Speeds family can also find referrals and educational information, care and support on Alzheimer’s disease and dementia from federal government portal website .ReferencesAlzheimer's disease. (n.d.)Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. (2008). Retrieved October 3, 2018 from-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Alzheimer%27s+diseaseAlzheimer's Association. (2018). Medications for early to moderate stages. Retrieved from Welcome to Alzheimers.gov (2018).Retrieved from w.alzheimers.gov
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