Site updated at Wednesday, 22 June 2016

Living with Dementia

Quit Smoking

Dementia Increases Risk for Preventable Hospitalizations

A large number of hospitalizations of people with dementia may be preventable, according to a just released study from the University of Washington.

Researchers found that elderly people with dementia had a 78% higher risk of being needlessly hospitalized due to avoidable illness than seniors not suffering from dementia.

Additionally, 86% of those stricken… Dementia Increases Risk for Preventable Hospitalizations   

Alzheimer’s Disease

heart health risk1 - diagnose parkinson's1 - cognitive deterioration2 - lack of concentration1 - degeneration theory1 - learning skills1 - disorders of blood vessels1 - elderly people1 - dementia incident1 - alzheimer's risk4 - skin problems1 - substantia nigra7 - memory decline2 - stupidity or foolishness1 - alzheimer's prevention1 - dementia cases2 - amyloid-β1 - cerebrovascular disease1 - cinnamon1 - wernicke-korsakoff syndrome15 - anxiety1 - sleepiness1 - berrios and freeman1 - mild alzheimer's disease1 - problems with language1 - memory restoration1 - prostate cancer1 - apolipoprotein e2 - hippocampus6 - american delirium society1 -