How & Who discovered Alzheimer’s??

Do you know how Alzheimer’s was discovered and how it got it’s name? Below is the answer to those questions. This information is from www.biography.com Alois Alzheimer Biography Scientist, Neurologist, Psychiatrist (1864–1915)    Alois Alzheimer was a German psychiatrist who discovered the pathological condition of dementia and diagnosed the disease that bears his name. Synopsis Alois Alzheimer was born in Marktbreit, Germany, in 1864, and showed an early aptitude for science. After obtaining his medical degree, he worked in hospitals in Frankfurt, where he met Auguste Deter, a 51-year-old woman suffering from progressive short-term memory loss. He was eventually able to isolate the pathological causes
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