Understanding dementia

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Dementia is an umbrella term for a group of symptoms caused by disorders that affect the brain, including devastating diseases like the most common form of dementia, Alzheimer’s disease and lesser-known forms of dementia like Lewy body dementia. Lewy Body Dementia, Alzheimer's And Dementia, Symptoms Of Dementia, Dementia Care, Alzheimer's Prevention, Heart Attack Symptoms, Calendula Benefits, Stomach Ulcers, Coconut Health Benefits

One Early Sign Of Alzheimer's That May Show Up Before Others, And It's Not Memory Loss

When it comes to Alzheimer’s, most people probably assume that one of the first symptoms of this brain disease is memory loss. One study suggests otherwise.

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Top 5 Foods and Supplements to Delay Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia

Alzheimer's is one of the major medical problems of our time. This illness causes suffering to millions of people, not to mention their families. But recent studies show you can change your daily diet and reduce significantly the risk of Alzheimer's and dementia.

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THIS Subtle Dementia Symptom Sends Warning 9 Years Early

Dementia can cause a person to have difficulty performing daily tasks, which makes it of the utmost importance to know the early dementia signs.

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Twelve Tips for a Healthy Brain: How you can Prevent Dementia!

Twelve Tips for a Healthy Brain: How you can Prevent Dementia! Declining memory and dementia are not a normal part of aging.

Does anybody “win” in unraveling dementia? Proper evaluation and educating yourself appropriately are tools in your toolbox for the care of your parents. Signs Of Dementia, Dementia Care, Alzheimer's And Dementia, Alzheimer Care, Aging Parents, Body Tissues, Healthy Aging, Elderly Care, Cardiovascular Disease

Looking for Signs of Dementia in Aging Parents

Does anybody “win” in unraveling dementia? Proper evaluation and educating yourself appropriately are tools in your toolbox for the care of your parents.

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Caution with Medication for Alzheimer and Dementia Patients is a MUST - Alzheimers Support

Caution with medication is a must if you're a caregiver for someone with Alzheimer's.

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75+ Stimulating Activities for Alzheimer's & Dementia Patients

Keeping your loved one with Alzheimer's busy and engaged can be a real challenge for caregivers. Here's a list of over 75 caregiver recommended activities.

What is dementia? Often associated with Alzheimer’s disease, dementia is a disorder that recent studies have linked to something strange… hearing loss! Dementia Facts, What Is Dementia, Dementia Symptoms, Dementia Awareness, Dementia Activities, Dementia Care, Alzheimer's And Dementia, Diabetes And Dementia, Alzheimer's Symptoms

Do You Have ‘Memory Thief Syndrome’? The Link Between Dementia and Hearing Loss

What is Dementia? The World Health Organizing defines dementia as “a syndrome—usually of a chronic or progressive nature—in which there is a deterioration in cognitive function (i.e. the ability toprocess thought) beyond what might be expected of normal aging. It affects memory, thinking,orientation, comprehension, calculation, learning capacity, language, and judgment.” (1) Advertisement It isn’t strange...

Is your aging mom behaving strangely? Wondering if she's just having a senior moment or if it's something else? Dementia is sneaky and there can be early signs if you know what to look for. Early Dementia, Dealing With Dementia, Stages Of Dementia, Dementia Symptoms, Alzheimer's And Dementia, Activities For Dementia Patients, Alzheimers Activities, Elderly Activities, Alzheimer Care

Be on the Lookout for These 12 Early Signs of Alzheimer's

Is it dementia or just normal aging? The early signs of demenita can be really hard to pin point. A caregiver shares 12 of the first signs of Alzheimer's she saw in her mom.

Learn about the treatment options for vascular cognitive impairment (VCI) a term that includes the spectrum from mild cognitive changes to severe dementia. Vascular Dementia Stages, Dementia Facts, Stages Of Dementia, Lewy Body Dementia, Alzheimers Awareness, Dementia Activities, Dementia Care, Alzheimer's And Dementia, Vascular Dementia Treatment

Treatment of Vascular Dementia

Learn about treatment options for vascular dementia, or vascular cognitive impairment (VCI). Discuss prevention & experimental medications with your physician.

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Stages and Types of Dementia: In Depth Overview

Many people are unaware or uninformed about the various stages and types of dementia. The amount of different types may surprise you.

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10 Warning Signs of Memory-Loss that Disrupt Daily Life - Alzheimers Support

Knowing the warning signs may assist in delaying Alzheimer's Symptoms.

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The Ultimate Guide to Dad's Health - DaddiLife

We need to face a hard fact – as adults we’re getting more and more obese, and this isn’t just affecting dad’s health, but dramatically affecting our children too. But…