Site updated at Wednesday, 22 June 2016

Living with Dementia

Stroke Risk Factors

Vascular changes linked to dementia

The same artery-clogging process (atherosclerosis) that causes heart disease can also result in age-related vascular cognitive impairments (VCI), according to a new American Heart Association/American Stroke Association scientific statement published online in Stroke: Journal of the American Heart Association.

Cognitive impairment, also known as dementia, includes difficulty with thinking, reasoning and memory, and can… Vascular changes linked to dementia   

Going Home (A short film on Dementia)

beta-amyloid protein1 - benzodiazepine1 - cognitive function9 - pocd1 - agnosia3 - arteriosclerotic dementia1 - dopamine-deficient worms1 - memory retrieval1 - deep brain stimulation2 - abnormal tau protein1 - hepcidin1 - language impairment1 - autosomal dominant gene mutation1 - alzheimer's disease prevention1 - amyloid-beta peptides1 - thinking abilities1 - morosis1 - thyroid disease1 - risk of death1 - alzheimer's genes1 - thomas willis1 - dsm iv3 - chronic sleep deprivation1 - undertreatment of dementia1 - dysarthria1 - missing person1 - physical function1 - specific sugar molecules1 - dementia resistant1 - cardiovascular risk factors1 -