Monday, September 19, 2011

Safeguards Needed to Prevent Discrimination of Early Alzheimer's Patients in the Workplace

Policies are needed to prepare individuals, society for earlier diagnosis and high risk of Alzheimer's.
The changing tide of Alzheimer's diagnosis presents new challenges to the public, physicians and lawmakers: if you could find out your Alzheimer's risk, would you want to know?

How should doctors tell you your risk?

And what does it mean for the many newly diagnosed Americans still in the workplace?