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Living with Dementia


Vascular dementia - Preparing for your appointment

Dementia is the syndrome of symptoms such as memory loss and decreasing ability to handle the daily functions of life. Dementia is not an early form of Alzheimer’s or some less serious disease, it is simply a catch-all term that describes Alzheimer’s, Vascular Dementia, and other specific diseases. It is frequently used because people… Vascular dementia - Preparing for your appointment   

Coping Strategies for Vascular Dementia Caregivers

Vascular dementia (VaD) is one of the most common types of dementia in older adults. It causes a subtle, progressive decline of memory and other brain function, such as thinking, learning, remembering, organization skills and complex visual processing, and is caused by reduced blood flow in the brain.

VaD may be caused by a… Coping Strategies for Vascular Dementia Caregivers   

What is dementia?

epidemiology1 - niaiserie1 - alzheimer's plaques1 - impaired-memory disorder1 - progressive dementia3 - app3 - trichloroethylene1 - experimental alzheimer's drug1 - brain tissue biopsy1 - improved recognition1 - alzheimer's disease195 - ireland's national dementia strategy1 - korsakoff psychosis11 - alzheimer's & dementia1 - mild cognitive impairment22 - memory disorders program1 - abstract thinking1 - dopamine levels1 - tau3 - alpha-synuclein diseases1 - amyloid-beta4 - head injuries1 - movement disorders1 - amyloid-beta peptides1 - late-onset alzheimer's2 - korsakoff's syndrome10 - neurodegenerative disorder4 - health and wellness1 - parkinsonian brain1 - vad2 -