|Vascular dementia: Spotting signs of the common condition|
"The most common symptoms in the early stages of vascular dementia are problems with planning or organising, making decisions or solving problems, slower speed of thought and problems concentrating, including short periods of sudden confusion," Smith ...
Belfast Telegraph - Fri, 02 Oct 2015 01:58
|Does Vessel Dysfunction Drive Alzheimer's Disease?|
MedPage Today - Fri, 02 Oct 2015 11:00
|Spotlight on Management Relating to the Care of and Interaction With People ...|
PR Newswire UK (press release) - Thu, 01 Oct 2015 23:33
|A guide to vascular dementia|
Vascular dementia accounts for approximately 20 per cent of all forms of dementia, the most common being Alzheimer's disease. Sometimes referred to as multi-infarct dementia, it occurs when brain cells are deprived of oxygen. Our brain has a network of ...
Westman Journal - Tue, 15 Sep 2015 11:22
|Dementia: Cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers in dementias|
For example, in a community-based brain bank study, pure pathology was present only in 30% of patients with DLB and 17% of patients with vascular dementia, whereas mixed pathology was common: concomitant AD was present in 66% of patients with DLB ...
Nature.com - Tue, 29 Sep 2015 20:11
|Cognitive Impairments in Elderly Diabetic Patients: Understanding the Risks ...|
Dementia and cognitive impairments are a major problem; Alzheimer disease accounts for 70% of all cases of dementia. The other main causes are vascular dementias and mixed dementias. They are a real public health problem; it is estimated that, in the ...
Medscape - Thu, 08 Oct 2015 08:11
|Dementia targeted in £100000 Edinburgh study|
'What's good for your heart is good for your head' – a phrase often used when discussing risk factors for dementia, highlights the importance of a healthy blood supply to the brain to maintain memory and thinking skills. Vascular dementia is caused by ...
Scotsman - Thu, 01 Oct 2015 06:30
|7 Surprising Early Signs And Symptoms Of Alzheimer's Disease|
But this one is often a sign of Frontotemperal Dementia (FTD), another progressively damaging, age-related brain disorder, which typically strikes adults aged 45-65. People's executive function—their ability to make decisions—can be affected by the ...
Huffington Post - Wed, 07 Oct 2015 14:45
|Franklin Medical Center to close next week|
Novant Health Perry Medders Medical Group, an internal medicine practice, and Novant Health Franklin General & Vascular Surgery will remain open until Dec. 7 to provide patients time to find new health care providers. After that, the two Louisburg ...
WRAL.com - Wed, 07 Oct 2015 10:22
|Another rural hospital closes|
Beaufort Observer - Wed, 07 Oct 2015 16:48
|MIND Institute lecture focuses on preventing Alzheimer's|
Breteler's research concerns the etiology and preclinical detection of age-related neurodegenerative and cerebrovascular disorders, including dementia, Parkinson's disease and stroke, focusing on the fundamentals of healthy aging and the changes that ...
Davis Enterprise - Thu, 08 Oct 2015 10:03