EOFAD 101: Dementia

Understanding dementia and Alzheimer's disease

This Youngtimers Learning Center article provides a basic understanding of dementia and Alzheimer's disease. How are they related? How are they different from one another?

EOFAD 101: Treatment

Current standard treatments & investigational therapies

This Youngtimers Learning Center article provides information about current early onset familial Alzheimer’s disease treatment, including standard FDA approved and investigational therapies.

EOFAD 101: Genetics

An explanation of commonly used genetics terms in EOFAD

This Youngtimers Learning Center article provides a basic understanding of genetics, including a list of commonly used genetics terms in the EOFAD community, clarifying the difference between a mutation and a gene, and explaining what autosomal dominance means.

EOFAD 101: Mutations

Frequently asked questions about EOFAD mutations

This Youngtimers Learning Center article provides information about mutations that cause early onset familial  Alzheimer's disease, including how many there are, what a specific mutations means, and how to learn more about your family's mutation

EOFAD 101: Early & late onset Alzheimer's disease

Understanding the differences between EOFAD and late onset Alzheimer's disease

This Youngtimers Learning Center article clarifies the differences and similarities between early onset familial Alzheimer's disease and the more common late onset form of Alzheimer's disease.

EOFAD 101: Impact of EOFAD on Alzheimer's research

An exploration into the impact EOFAD has had on Alzheimer's research

This Youngtimers Learning Center article explores the tremendous role and impact EOFAD patients have had on Alzheimer's disease research and discoveries.