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Living with Dementia

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Gene for Lou Gehrig’s Disease and Frontotemporal Dementia Identified

Frontotemporal dementia and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease -  two fatal neurodegenerative disease with distinct symptoms - are triggered by a common mutation in many cases, according to researchers who say they have identified the mutated gene.

In the study, reported in the September 21 online issue of Neuron,… Gene for Lou Gehrig’s Disease and Frontotemporal Dementia Identified   

How to Recognize Dementia Symptoms

The term dementia describes a group of common symptoms associated with illnesses caused by gradual and progressive death of the brain cells. Some examples of diseases presenting with dementia symptoms are Alzheimer’s disease, stroke, Pick’s disease, etc. Since there is no way these dead brain cells can be revived, dementia as it progresses can… How to Recognize Dementia Symptoms   

What is dementia?

dementia of the alzheimer type1 - benadryl1 - poor judgment2 - blood test1 - vascular dementia warning signs1 - hiv patients1 - hypertensive1 - hippocampal atrophy1 - great mimicker1 - moderate severe decline1 - eye tremor1 - healthy mind1 - transdermal rivastigmine1 - progression of parkinson's1 - dementia resistant1 - cognitive abilities1 - developing dementia2 - diagnosing alzheimer's disease1 - pd with dementia1 - amyloid markers1 - margaret thatcher1 - schizophrenic1 - vitamin b-11 - reconceptualization1 - memory retrieval1 - good quality care1 - alzheimer's-like tau tangles1 - exposure to ddt1 - deep brain stimulation2 - 1 -