UCLA Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care Program

Asking older patients just three questions may lead to earlier detection and timely diagnosis of cognitive decline

By uclahealth • May 9, 2022

Issues with vision and hearing could be indicators of this disease

By uclahealth • August 9, 2021

Family and professional caregivers are key to ensuring that people with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia live safely, comfortably and with dignity. Given the nation’s rapidly aging population, more people in the coming years will develop Alzheimer’s and dementia with the memory loss, agitation, behavior changes [...]

By Enrique Rivero • June 6, 2018

There are not sufficient words to express our gratitude for the many doctors and other medical personnel who have helped and currently help both John and me. We have both needed MUCH in the past 5 years. My personal "UCLA story" began in 1990 with Dr. Gerhard Fuchs when [...]

By jan90 • March 30, 2017

Caring for a loved one with dementia is a job nobody would choose. But with more than 5 million Americans living with Alzheimer’s disease, it’s a reality for many families. In honor of Family Caregiving Month, Zaldy S. Tan, MD, the medical director of the UCLA Alzheimer's and [...]

By uclahealth • November 8, 2016