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Living with Dementia

Dementia Cases

The difference between dementia, Alzheimer’s

Is there a difference between dementia and Alzheimer’s disease?
Dementia is a generalized term used to refer to brain-related loss of memory, communication and daily skills that hamper a person’s ability to live independently. As dementia progresses, the person’s self care habits decline and there are definite mood and personality changes. Loss of… The difference between dementia, Alzheimer’s   

Over 90 percent of dementia cases in China are undetected

An international team of researchers has found that over 90 percent of dementia cases in China go undetected, with a high level of undiagnosed dementia in rural areas. The team of public health experts led by Dr Ruoling Chen at King’s College London argues that more mental health education targeting high-risk populations is now… Over 90 percent of dementia cases in China are undetected   

Living with Dementia: I’m Still Here

vascular dementia warning signs1 - rigidity1 - elder care1 - atypical alzheimer disease1 - amyloid-β1 - progression of pd1 - blood pressure6 - skin problems1 - protein plaques1 - korsakoff syndrome3 - risk for alzheimer disease1 - carotid ultrasound1 - cvd1 - baroness thatcher1 - senile atrophy and aphasia1 - neocortex1 - verbal fluency1 - dementia care4 - huntington gene1 - mri2 - hallucinations1 - thiamine deficiency4 - wernicke's disease10 - hip fracture1 - biomarkers of alzheimer's disease1 - mmse1 - mini-cognitive assessment1 - antipsychotics1 - normal aging1 - neurodegenerative movement disorder1 -