How dementia progresses: the signs & stages

How Dementia Progresses: The Signs & Stages

Dementia is a challenging and intricate condition impacting millions around the globe. It leads to a gradual decline in cognitive abilities, such as memory, reasoning, and communication skills.  After some time, dementia profoundly affects everyday life — and unfortunately, there’s currently no cure for the condition.  Understanding how dementia progresses is incredibly important for patients,…

Shedding light on lewy body dementia: the critical role of clinical research
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Shedding Light on Lewy Body Dementia: The Critical Role of Clinical Research

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD) is a complex and debilitating neurodegenerative disorder that affects millions of individuals and their families worldwide. Often underdiagnosed or misdiagnosed, LBD poses significant challenges for both patients and caregivers. Although LBD can affect both men and women, certain studies indicate a marginally higher occurrence in men. Clinical research is at the…

Alzheimer’s and dementia: what’s the difference?

Alzheimer’s and Dementia: What’s The Difference?

Alzheimer’s disease and dementia are both conditions that result in a decline in cognitive ability often toward the end of one’s life. These two terms are often used interchangeably, but they are distinctly different conditions.  In short, dementia is a general term used to describe certain types of cognitive decline. There are many different types…