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Alzheimer's, Dementia, and the Difference Between Alzheimer's and Dementia by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Tue 09 Apr 2013 9:49am There is great confusion about the difference between “dementia” and “Alzheimer's disease.” The confusion is felt on the part of patients, family members, the media, and even healthcare providers. In a nutshell, dementia is a symptom, and Alzheimer's disease is the cause of the symptom.  When someone is told they have dementia ... Read on »
@AlzheimersRead Alzheimers and Dementia News 927 by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Tue 27 Sep 2011 9:14pm Here are a sample of the articles and stories about Alzheimer's and dementia that came in via my alert system. By Bob DeMarco Alzheimer's Reading Room Franconia Man With Dementia Goes Missing http://bit.ly/nQyNLz Staff see success in arts projects in dementia care http://bit.ly/nQcyWx Anderson family contin ... Read on »
@AlzheimersRead Alzheimers and Dementia News 928 by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Wed 28 Sep 2011 8:46pm High school students will help elementary students understand Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias when they present the play “What My Grandma Means To Say” Play encourages dialogue around Alzheimer’s and dementia http://bit.ly/oAIv6i By Bob DeMarco Alzheimer's Reading Room Man killed dementia-hit wife in ... Read on »
1st Clinical Trial Ever to Halt Alzheimer's | Dementia & Alzheimer's Weekly by Joseph Potocny Patient ExpertFacebook Posted Sun 22 Jul 2012 12:00am 1st Clinical Trial Ever to Halt Alzheimer's | Dementia & Alzheimer's Weekly : 'via Blog this' this is great if it pans out. but once again on this blog you heard it first that I felt Alzheimer's was an auto immune disease. This trail drug seems to back that up. God Bless & Keep You & This Country of Ours!!!!! joe Read on »
1st Clinical Trial Ever to Halt Alzheimer's | Dementia & Alzheimer's Weekly by Joseph Potocny Patient ExpertFacebook Posted Sun 22 Jul 2012 7:31pm 1st Clinical Trial Ever to Halt Alzheimer's | Dementia & Alzheimer's Weekly : 'via Blog this' this is great if it pans out. but once again on this blog you heard it first that I felt Alzheimer's was an auto immune disease. This trail drug seems to back that up. God Bless & Keep You & This Country of Ours!!!!! joe Read on »
Alzheimer's & Dementia Weekly: Ronald Reagan's Alzheimer's Letter: Still Poignant After 19 Years by Joseph Potocny Patient ExpertFacebook Posted Mon 11 Nov 2013 12:00am Alzheimer's & Dementia Weekly: Ronald Reagan's Alzheimer's Letter: Still Poignant After 19 Years From MY PRESIDENT to the AMERICAN PEOPLE! God Bless & Keep You & This Country of Ours1 joe Read on »
Alzheimer's & Dementia Weekly: Ronald Reagan's Alzheimer's Letter: Still Poignant After 19 Years by Joseph Potocny Patient ExpertFacebook Posted Mon 11 Nov 2013 12:39pm Alzheimer's & Dementia Weekly: Ronald Reagan's Alzheimer's Letter: Still Poignant After 19 Years From MY PRESIDENT to the AMERICAN PEOPLE! God Bless & Keep You & This Country of Ours1 joe http://feeds.feedburner.com/LIVINGWITHALZHIEMERS Atom 1.0: http://living-with-alzhimers.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default RSS 2.0: http://living-w ... Read on »
Alzheimer's Disease, Types of Dementia, and What is the Difference Between Alzheimer's and Dementia by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Fri 26 Nov 2010 10:42pm Dementia is a symptom, and Alzheimer's disease is the cause of the symptoms... Alzheimer's Reading Room In a nutshell, dementia is a symptom, and Alzheimer's disease is the cause of the symptom. When someone is told they have dementia, it means that they have significant memory problems as well as other cognitive difficulties, and ... Read on »
Oxidative Stress and Down Syndrome: A Route toward Alzheimer-Like Dementia by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Thu 29 Dec 2011 9:02pm A recent paper on Down Syndrome and dementia shows some similarities to some recent trends in autism research. Beyond that, it points out the type of knowledge that is missing about autistic adults. The type of research which begs the question of why there is relatively little effort ongoing into autistic adults. Oxidative Stress and ... Read on »
BP Drugs May Cut Alzheimer's Dementia by 50% by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Mon 18 Nov 2013 9:00am (From McKnights) Seniors who take certain blood pressure medications might be at a dramatically reduced risk for developing dementia associated with Alzheimer's disease, according to findings published in the journal Neurology . A team led by a researcher from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine analyzed results of the G ... Read on »