FACT #10.
Due to recent intensive research efforts, there are many new medications in the pipeline for approval to treat AD.  The disease is NOT hopeless, in fact, the earlier AD is diagnosed, the higher the success rate is for slowing down or preventing further brain damage.  Although there is no cure for AD today, there is hope that one of the many new treatment modalities, currently being researched, may just end up stopping the progression of the disease altogether.