How Alzheimer's Changes the Brain

The brain has an incredible amount of cellular circuitry wherein billions of neurons are branched together to convey signals regarding emotions, thoughts, movements, and memories. If you are considering dementia care services for a loved one with Alzheimer’s, then you may benefit from knowing more about how this disease affects brain function.

Watch this video to get a glimpse of how Alzheimer’s changes the brain. For an individual with this disease, the vast network of neurons is slowly destroyed. Alzheimer’s inhibits the ability of the nerve cells to communicate and eventually causes them to die.

Do you have a loved one who has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s? If so, then consider turning to Avalon Memory Care for Alzheimer’s support. To learn about our assisted living services and bedside care for Alzheimer’s patients in Dallas, San Antonio or Houston, you can reach us at (214) 752-7050.