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Alzheimer's disease symptoms include progressive memory loss, altered thinking, depression, weight loss, decreased interest in former activities. Alzheimer's disease has a slow downward course, with the person becoming more impaired with time until eventual death. There are drugs available to treat alzheimer's disease, and if the drugs are given early in the disease, the drugs significantly slow the progression of alzheimer's disease. Alzheimer's Disease Occurs in Stages. What Causes Alzheimer's Disease?