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Vascular dementia is a general term that describes problems with reasoning, planning, judgment, memory and other thought processes, caused by brain damage due to impaired blood flow to the brain.

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Did you know that not all dementia is Alzheimer's dementia? There are many types of dementia with different symptoms, causes and prognosis. This inforgraphic sums it up.
from DailyCaring

8 Forms of Dementia You Might Not Know About [Infographic

Did you know that not all dementia is Alzheimer's dementia? There are many types of dementia with different symptoms, causes and prognosis. This inforgraphic sums it up.

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from Scoop.it

Alzheimer's Disease and Personality Changes - What you can do - Alzheimers Support

Alzheimer's Disease and Personality Changes - What you can do - Alzheimers Support #mindcrowd #alzheimers #tgen www.mindcrowd.org

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SUNDOWNING occurs most often in the middle stages of Alzheimer’s/other dementias. Studies estimate up to 20 % of persons with Alzheimer's/other dementias will experience increased confusion, anxiety & agitation as the day ends (sun sets). Others may experience changes in their sleep schedule & restlessness during the night. These disruptions in the sleep-wake cycle often lead to more behavioral problems causing a serious challenge for families. ~ Lori

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from Alzheimers Support

Now You can have Alzheimer's dementia and Live Longer and Remember Better

Now You can have Alzheimer's Disease or Dementia and Still Live Longer and Remember Better - Alzheimers Support

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The Different Types of Dementia These types of dementia often present themselves with very similar symptoms. Even trained physicians may have a trouble determining for certain which type of dementia a patient has, and some people experience multiple types of dementia concurrently, which is called “mixed dementia”.

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from A Place for Mom

Sundowners Syndrome: Triggers & Management

Did you know that light therapy can be used to help manage Sundowners Syndrome for those with Dementia or Alzheimer’s?

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from aplaceformom.com

Dementia Care Dos and Don'ts: Dealing with Dementia

Dementia can cause aggression, confusion and other difficult problems. Read about some common dementia behaviors and learn how to respond.

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