Alzheimer's Disease: Know Your Enemy
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Alzheimer's Disease: Know Your Enemy

This course is an introduction to one of the greatest enemies of our modern world: Alzheimer's Disease.
4.3 (14 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
815 students enrolled
Created by David Barton
Last updated 7/2018
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This course includes
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 1 downloadable resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Students will achieve a good basic understanding of Alzheimer's disease and what they can do to prevent it, or postpone the onset of the disease later in life.
Requirements
  • You don't need any prior knowledge to do this course. You will need some paper, a pen and a printer if you wish to print some of the supplements. But this is not essential.
Description

Alzheimer ’s disease is a global killer, affecting more that 50 million people worldwide today. That number is also expected to double in the next 20 years.

In developed Countries Alzheimer’s is now the third biggest killer according to the World Health Organisation.

In people who are 85 years or older we find that almost half start showing symptoms of Alzheimer’s.

Researchers have identified many potential causes, and from all the medications developed none has proven effective in curing the disease.

Your best hope lies in prevention not a cure.

Which means, your future rests in your own hands.

This course will give you what you need to know about Alzheimer's disease, so that you can learn about one of the worlds biggest killers and start a process of protecting yourself against it by building your own preventative strategy.

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who wants to learn about preventing Alzheimer's disease from ravaging their brains should take this course. If you want to learn about the basics concepts and prevention strategies to protect your brain from Alzheimer's then this is the course for you.
Course content
Expand all 15 lectures 51:33
+ History, Differences and Controversy: Lets Start digging deeper in Alzheimer's
3 lectures 06:36
A Basic History of Alzheimers
02:25
What is the difference between Dementia and Alzheimers
01:30
Is Alzheimer's a Disease or a Myth: Controversy Examined
02:41

Test your knowledge with this short True or False/ Multiple Choice Quiz

Section 2 Quiz
7 questions
+ How many people worldwide have Alzheimer's and what is the cost to treat them?
2 lectures 04:09
The Colossal Cost For Treatment of Dementia and Alzheimer's
01:22

Here are a few questions to help you solidify the information from Section 3.

Section 3 Quiz
4 questions
+ The root of the problem: What causes Alzheimer's
2 lectures 08:30
What Causes Alzheimers Disease
05:43
The Stages of Alzheimers according to Braak Staging
02:47
Section 4 Quiz
8 questions
+ From Diagnosis to Symptoms to Progression
4 lectures 15:28
How Do We Diagnose Alzheimer's - Or Not Diagnose It
03:52
What are the Symptoms of Alzheimers
03:04
How does the disease progress from first signs to the end
03:42
Risk: What Are My Chances of Getting Alzheimers
04:50
Section 5 Quiz
8 questions
+ Prevention suggestions and next steps to keep your brain healthy
2 lectures 08:33
What Can We do to Prevent Alzheimers
05:41
Conclusion and Final Suggestions
02:52
Section 6 Quiz
5 questions