People who have been drinking large amounts of alcohol for long periods of time run the risk of developing serious and persistent changes in the brain. Damage may be a result of the direct effects of alcohol on the brain or may result indirectly, from a poor general health status or from severe liver disease.

People who have been drinking large amounts of alcohol for long periods of time run the risk of developing serious and persistent changes in the brain. Damage may be a result of the direct effects of alcohol on the brain or may result indirectly, from a poor general health status or from severe liver disease.

Alcohol Dementia Signs & Symptoms

Alcohol Dementia Signs & Symptoms

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Long-Term Alcohol Consumption Can Cause Alcoholic Dementia

Alcoholic Dementia - Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

Long-Term Alcohol Consumption Can Cause Alcoholic Dementia

Alcoholic Dementia - Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

Pedagogy Online #CEU Long Term Care and Home Healthcare Campus Newsletter for March 2014: Learn about Vein Illuminators, Handwashing vs. Hand sanitizers in Norovirus prevention, Recalled Trach tubes and more. Read all about it here: http://www.pedagogyeducation.com/Long-Term-Care-Home-Health-Campus/Student-Union/Newsletter-Archives/March-2014-Hand-Washing-vs-Hand-Sanitizer-in-the-F.aspx?cmp=H14

Pedagogy Online #CEU Long Term Care and Home Healthcare Campus Newsletter for March 2014: Learn about Vein Illuminators, Handwashing vs. Hand sanitizers in Norovirus prevention, Recalled Trach tubes and more. Read all about it here: http://www.pedagogyeducation.com/Long-Term-Care-Home-Health-Campus/Student-Union/Newsletter-Archives/March-2014-Hand-Washing-vs-Hand-Sanitizer-in-the-F.aspx?cmp=H14

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This is Pauline Boss' most current work, but she's given us a lifetime of work around ambiguous loss including alcoholism, addiction, dementia... see the site for full information

This is Pauline Boss' most current work, but she's given us a lifetime of work around ambiguous loss including alcoholism, addiction, dementia... see the site for full information

Boozy pensioners risk 'alcoholic dementia' with the damage from drink rivalling Alzheimer's. More older people are hospitalised every year for mental disorders related to alcohol (11,373) than for alcohol-related liver disease (9,890). This increase is far greater than the growth in the elderly population.  The bottom line is that this bingeing behaviour is leading to more over-60s being hospitalised for alcoholic brain damage, a condition known as Korsakoff syndrome. I Read more...

Risk of 'drink dementia' in the elderly boozers is catching up with Alzheimer's

Boozy pensioners risk 'alcoholic dementia' with the damage from drink rivalling Alzheimer's. More older people are hospitalised every year for mental disorders related to alcohol (11,373) than for alcohol-related liver disease (9,890). This increase is far greater than the growth in the elderly population. The bottom line is that this bingeing behaviour is leading to more over-60s being hospitalised for alcoholic brain damage, a condition known as Korsakoff syndrome. I Read more...

The Long-Term Effects of Alcohol on Cognitive Function

Long-Term Alcohol Consumption Can Cause Alcoholic Dementia

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