Unknown Facts about DEMENTIA

Dementia is a general term that refers to a group of symptoms associated with a decline in memory

Thinking skills, & cognitive abilities that are severe enough to interfere with daily life.

It is not a specific disease but rather a syndrome caused by various underlying conditions.

Dementia affects a person's ability to remember, reason, solve problems, communicate effectively, and carry out everyday tasks.

Some common types of dementia include:

Alzheimer's disease: 

This is the most common form of dementia, accounting for the majority of cases.

Vascular dementia:

This type of dementia occurs when there is damage to the blood vessels that supply the brain.

Lewy body dementia:

 Lewy bodies are abnormal protein deposits that develop in the brain.

Frontotemporal dementia:

This type of dementia is characterized by the progressive degeneration of the frontal and temporal lobes of the brain.

Mixed dementia: 

This term is used when a person has more than one type of dementia simultaneously.

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