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Stages/Progression of Dementia by Cassjones Posted Sun 19 Aug 2012 1:39pm I read a link today with a scale for stages and progression for dementia. I posted it to my facebook page , but I thought it would be helpful to post it here as well, for those who do not follow my facebook page. I copied it directly from Dementia Care Central ; check this website for more information on dementia. Global Deterioration Scale f ... Read on »
How Quickly Does Alzheimer's Progress? | Dementia & Alzheimer's Weekly by Joseph Potocny Patient ExpertFacebook Posted Sun 09 Oct 2011 12:00am How Quickly Does Alzheimer's Progress? | Dementia & Alzheimer's Weekly an article today. I am to out of it. God Bless joe Read on »
How Quickly Does Alzheimer's Progress? | Dementia & Alzheimer's Weekly by Joseph Potocny Patient ExpertFacebook Posted Sun 09 Oct 2011 8:16pm How Quickly Does Alzheimer's Progress? | Dementia & Alzheimer's Weekly an article today. I am to out of it. God Bless joe Read on »
B vitamins found to slow progression of dementia by Andrea Patient Expert Posted Sun 12 Sep 2010 12:00am This article from MSNBC.com comes with the usual caveat of talk to your doctor. The information presented caught my eye because my homocysteine level (measures the stickiness in your blood) was just over the upper end of normal about 2 years ago, and Dr. Carr suggested I start taking Cardio B by Integrative Theraputics . I did, and within 6 ... Read on »
Sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease causing a 2-years slowly progressive isolated dementia by Terry S. Patient Expert Posted Fri 11 Dec 2009 6:55pm ----- Original Message ----- From: Terry S. Singeltary Sr. To: CJD-L@LISTS.AEGEE.ORG Sent: Friday, December 11, 2009 9:06 PM Subject: Sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease causing a 2-years slowly progressive isolated dementia Sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease causing a 2-years slowly progressive isolated dementia Journal Behavioural ... Read on »
Inflammatory Response To Infection And Injury May Worsen Dementia by Ed H. Doctor of Pharmacy Posted Mon 22 Sep 2008 10:10am Inflammation in the brain resulting from infection or injury may accelerate the progress of dementia, research funded by the Wellcome Trust suggests. The findings, published recently in the journal Biological Psychiatry, may have implications for the treatment and care of those living with dementia. Systemic inflammation – inflammation in the ... Read on »
Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) – Telltale Signs That You May Be At Increased Risk for Dementia or Alzheimer’s Disea by Ralph S. Certified Nurse Specialist Posted Sun 19 Jul 2009 10:44pm By Ralph Sanchez, L.Ac.,CNS,D.Hom Long before a diagnosis of Dementia or Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is given, brain damage is occurring that leads to, and reflects the gradual downward spiral of mental decline that typifies AD. A cluster of signs that define Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), especially memory loss and forgetfulness, may be the ... Read on »
Physical Activity Postpones Dementia by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Fri 02 Dec 2011 4:24pm Group therapy combining regular physical activity, cognitive tasks and active discussion can postpone the progression of cognitive decline in elderly dementia patients, and these therapy sessions appear to be as effective at improving cognitive function as anti-dementia drugs. By Bob DeMarco Alzheimer's Reading Room I read this ... Read on »
The Progression of Alzheimer's Can Be Slowed by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Thu 14 Feb 2013 11:02am Can Alzheimer's caregivers slow the progression of dementia through their actions and words? The answer is a resounding - Yes. Bob DeMarco Alzheimer's Reading Room The research summary presented below confirms what I already knew and lived. A caregiver can change the progression of Alzheimer's disease , and change the way a deme ... Read on »
Dementia and the Eight Types of Dementia by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Wed 23 Sep 2009 10:51pm Dementia is a an illness that usually occurs slowly over time, and usually includes a progressive state of deterioration. The earliest signs of dementia are usually memory problems, confusion, and changes in the way a person behaves and communicates. Dementia is the gradual deterioration of mental functioning, such as concentration, ... Read on »