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What does AD stand for?

AD stands for Alzheimer's Disease

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By the time Andee Kaluzna's father died of Alzheimer's disease at age 79, the 48-year-old woman had nearly finished mourning him.
Alois Alzheimer officially documented Alzheimer's disease in 1906, but it wasn't until the early 1980s that aggressive research was conducted to verify that "senility" was actually a disease and not part of normal aging.
A brief updating from the Alzheimer's Association Long-term care facilities are witnessing continuing growth in the number of residents with Alzheimer's disease and, with the aging of baby boomers, facilities can expect this trend to accelerate.