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Possible Early Dementia (cont.)

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ALS Association

Alzheimer’s Association

Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral (ADEAR) Center, National Institute on Aging

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Doctor’s Guide, Patient Resources, ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease)

Family Caregiver Alliance, National Center on Caregiving

Les Turner ALS Foundation

Muscular Dystrophy Association, ALS Division

National Alliance for Caregiving

National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Fact Sheet

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health

National Institute on Aging

National Mental Health Association, What Is Multi-Infarct Dementia?

Project ALS

Medically reviewed by Joseph Carcione, DO; American board of Psychiatry and Neurology REFERENCE:

"Mild cognitive impairment: Epidemiology, pathology, and clinical assessment"

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 9/1/2015
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