Home > Geriatrics > Alzheimer's Disease Get the Flash Player to see this player. Rate: (Click the stars to rate) Published on Aug 10, 2008 by NSilverberg, Views: 7299 Dr Nina Silverberg of the National Institute on Aging, discusses Alzheimer's Disease. Alzheimer's diease is a form of dementia, associated with aging, but is not a normal part of aging. Word on the "tip of the tongue", and mild cognitive impairment may be early findings of alzheimer's disease. Early on, people tend to repeat stories frequently, and have short term memory loss.