Rosemary* is 78 years old and has been living with Alzheimer’s disease for almost a decade. She recently progressed to moderate-stage Alzheimer’s disease with a Mini-Mental State Exam of 16 and is finding personal care activities more difficult.
Geraldine* was diagnosed with mild-stage Alzheimer’s disease last year, at the age of 87. She has a complicated medical history and is taking a number of prescription and complementary medications.
*Based on a real patient. Picture and name have been changed.