Dementia Medications to Avoid

Dementia Medications to Avoid

Some medical conditions especially the degenerative ones aren’t very easy to treat. Dementia, which is as a degenerative condition, happens to increase over time as earlier generations may have it more than the previous ones. Something about our lifestyle choices will...
Dementia Patients: Do’s and Don’ts on Dementia Care

Dementia Patients: Do’s and Don’ts on Dementia Care

When we grow older, we experience a slight challenge of performing our daily tasks. Those who have gone through a steep cognitive decline may have present challenging behavioral problems for their loved ones or their family and caregivers. This includes dealing with...

Dementia Facts and Figures 2018 [Infographic]

Research shows that people currently living with dementia have not received any formal diagnosis. Since dementia is a syndrome caused by a variety of brain illnesses, early stages are usually difficult to diagnose. The condition affects one’s memory, thinking,...
Non-Clinical Interventions after Dementia Diagnosis

Non-Clinical Interventions after Dementia Diagnosis

Any sort of diagnosis brings a certain confirmation to the long term worries we have of a having a certain illness. Once a diagnosis has been made it is mostly followed by the physician’s intervention for it. However, as today’s medicine does not only focus on...
Anxiety Treatments: Decreasing the Risk of Dementia?

Anxiety Treatments: Decreasing the Risk of Dementia?

Overall health deteriorates over time when one faces daily stress, anxiety and a choice of living an unhealthy lifestyle. Anxiety is more common in people with dementia than those without, and mostly happens together with depression. There’s a study that shows a...
Dementia Stages Calculator: Clinical Dementia Rating Tool

Dementia Stages Calculator: Clinical Dementia Rating Tool

Consistent with the demographic trend of aging, dementia is expected to become more of a public health problem. As such, health professionals usually discuss dementia in “dementia stages”. Moreover, these stages refer to how far a person’s dementia or...