Cognitive Ability

This assignment will help you understand diseases that affect an aging senior’s memory or cognitive ability.

Using the South University Online Library or the Internet, identify and choose a disease that affects an aging person’s memory or cognitive ability.

Based on your research and understanding, create a 4- to 5-page Microsoft Word document that includes the following:

A general overview of the disease
The signs and symptoms of this disease
Who are the people affected by the disease
A holistic look at how it affects the senior citizen
Statistics on prevalence of the disease
Current technology being used to treat this disease
Provide examples of the role that technology is playing in the diagnosis, treatment, or cure of this disease
Explain how the future of the disease will be affected by the available technology
Support your responses with examples.

Cite any sources in APA format.

Submission Details

Name your document SU_HSC4000_W5_A2_LastName_FirstInitial.doc.

Submit your document to the W5 Assignment 2 Dropbox by Week 5, Day 6.