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    Early Symptoms of Alzheimer’s Dementia

    While genetics and an unhealthy lifestyle profoundly influence brain functioning, early symptoms of Alzheimer’s have been known to affect people as young as 30. Regular incidences of memory loss that represent more than just misplacing the keys...

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    Early Signs of Alzheimer’s

    Most of us fail to recognize early signs of Alzheimer’s disease simply because the first signs of dementia are often attributed to “getting old” or due to experiencing an illness or particularly stressful time in our lives....

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    Is There a Diabetes Dementia Link?

    When most people think of the negative effects of diabetes dementia link is not often considered or mentioned. However, recent studies by scientists in Japan have found that diabetes patients are almost twice as likely to show cognitive...

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    Dementia Rating Scale

    What is the Dementia Rating Scale? Dementia gets worse over time, so health professionals use a dementia rating scale to help determine the stages of dementia. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common type of dementia and the...

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    Causes of Dementia

    What are the Causes of Dementia? If you care for the elderly, knowing the causes of dementia can help in recognizing whether or not someone may be at risk for, or suffering from this debilitating condition. Dementia...

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    Stages of Dementia

    Although symptoms of cognitive impairment vary greatly among Alzheimer’s patients, stages of dementia generally follow a pattern that presents progressively worsening symptoms. Sometimes the progression is rapid and glaringly obvious, with affected individuals going from mild short...

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    What is the Cognitive Abilities ScreeningTest (CASI)?

      What is the Cognitive Abilities ScreeningTest (CASI) and what does it diagnose? The cognitive abilities screening test (CASI) is a group of used as a cross-cultural mental screening test to determine the severity of dementia in a...

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    Symptoms of Dementia in Seniors

    Although symptoms of dementia in seniors can be caused by a variety of medical conditions, the most common type of dementia diagnosed in people over the age of 65 is Alzheimer’s disease. Dementia by itself is not...

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  • Appropriate Levels of Home Care Resources

    Home care resources vary depending on your needs. It is important to understand the types of home care providers and different services that are available to you. There are basically two types of home care services. The...

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  • Info on Alzheimer’s Disease

     Here is info on Alzheimer’s Disease  The amount of info on Alzheimer’s disease available is enormous. According to the article, “Forecasting the Global Burden of Alzheimer’s Disease” published in a 2007 issue of Alzheimer’s and Dementia, one in 85...

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