FALSE. WOMEN ARE 8% MORE LIKELY TO SUFFER FROM ALZHEIMER’S THAN MEN.
We used to believe that women’s increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease was due to the fact that they live longer.
However, recent research has shown that it’s more than that. Apparently, changes in the brain which happen after menopause may also be what make women more vulnerable to Alzheimer’s.
How Can You #PlanLikeAWoman For Alzheimer’s?
You can start by developing healthy habits! Regular exercise and sufficient sleep have been proven to ward off or at least slow down the onset of Alzheimer’s.
- Get at least 30 minutes of exercise three to four days a week
- Sleep at least 7-8 hours every night
Source: Live Science - Why Women Are More Likely to Have Alzheimer's Disease
While Alzheimer’s is incurable, it is thankfully not untreatable. It’s why Critical Care Advantage gives you large lump sum payouts right from the start, for early, intermediate and critical stages of critical illness, letting you seek treatment earlier.
These plans are protected under the Policy Owners' Protection Scheme which is administered by the Singapore Deposit Insurance Corporation (SDIC). Coverage for your policy is automatic and no further action is required from you. For more information on the types of benefits that are covered under the scheme as well as the limits of coverage, where applicable, please contact us or visit the Life Insurance Association (LIA) or SDIC websites (www.lia.org.sg
This advertisement has not been reviewed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore.
The above is for general information only. It is not a contract of insurance. The precise terms and conditions of these insurance plans are specified in the policy contract.
As this product has no savings or investment feature, there is no cash value if the policy ends or if the policy is terminated prematurely. It is usually detrimental to replace an accident and health plan with a new one. A penalty may be imposed for early plan termination and the new plan may cost more, or have less benefits at the same cost.