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Often misdiagnosed, FTD progresses differently from Alzheimer's but may show similar symptoms. What are its common signs? Read more.

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This is one of my favourite #infographics The 8 types of #dementia you rarely hear about

8 Forms of Dementia You Might Not Know About [Infographic

This is one of my favourite #infographics The 8 types of #dementia you rarely hear about

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Vascular dementia is a general term that describes problems with reasoning, planning, judgment, memory and other thought processes, caused by brain damage due to impaired blood flow to the brain.

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SUNDOWNING occurs most often in the middle stages of Alzheimer’s/other dementias. Studies estimate up to 20 % of persons with Alzheimer's/other dementias will experience increased confusion, anxiety & agitation as the day ends (sun sets). Others may experience changes in their sleep schedule & restlessness during the night. These disruptions in the sleep-wake cycle often lead to more behavioral problems causing a serious challenge for families. ~ Lori

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Differences Between Dementia & Alzheimer's - Alternatives for ... More

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Learn about what's going on in our heads today. #science #selfhelp

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Alzheimer's Disease and Personality Changes - What you can do

Alzheimer's Disease and Personality Changes - What you can do - Alzheimers Support

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Alzheimer's & Dementia Weekly: Vascular Dementia Caused by Plaque Build-Up in Arteries

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Broken Record: What to Say When Dementia Causes Them to Repeat

Here are some tips on how to respond when dementia causes elderly parents to repeat themselves. An occupational therapist and dementia expert offers suggestions for how to handle situations in which seniors with dementia repeat themselves.

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