What's the difference between vascular dementia and Alzheimer's?
We don't know how to prevent Alzheimer's dementia, but vascular dementia involves the same risk factors known to increase your risk of heart disease or stroke, including high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, smoking, and lack of physical ...
Boston Globe - Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:44

Putting your finger on dementia protection
Arizona Daily Star - Sun, 24 Aug 2014 23:56

Dementia epidemic threatens despite treatments: doctors
People who have a high risk of carotid stenosis and who have been experiencing dizziness and mild cognitive impairment should seek immediate medical attention, as they might be developing vascular dementia, the second-most common type of dementia ...
Taipei Times - Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:01

Stenosis of artery may trigger dementia: study
China Post - Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:37

Japanese researchers find longevity gene useful for vascular dementia prevention
TOKYO, Sept.17, (Xinhua) -- Researchers in Japan have found that a kind of longevity gene could prevent vascular dementia induced by cerebral infarction, which is likely to help develop new therapies to the disease. In an experiment made by a research ...
GlobalPost - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 01:37

Twice as many cases of early dementia than was thought
In some cases, there is a family history of early-onset Alzheimer's disease. Among younger people, the second most common cause is vascular dementia, which occurs when there are problems in the blood supply to the brain. One in five cases of dementia ...
Telegraph.co.uk - Sat, 06 Sep 2014 07:02

Network of Newcastle dementia researchers receives charity funding boost
ChronicleLive - Fri, 05 Sep 2014 04:08

Chhattisgarh to see 180% increase in dementia patients by 2026
Dr Sanjay Sharma, Consultant Neurologist in RamKrishna Care hospital, said that vascular dementia is the second most common form of dementia after Alzheimer. He said dementia is becoming very common in the state, as the rate of detection has gone up.
Times of India - Sun, 21 Sep 2014 22:48

Why was my dementia patient mum 'evicted' from Swanland House care home?
He has now complained to the Care Quality Commission about her treatment. Mrs Stowell was diagnosed with vascular dementia several years ago and was moved to Swanland House in September 2012. She was asked to leave the home in July this year.
Hull Daily Mail - Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:17

Contributing to dementia knowledge
Alzheimer's disease – an insidious illness in which brain cells become dysfunctional and then die – is the commonest cause of dementia, but over 50 causes of dementia have been described. Vascular disease due to atherosclerosis, processes related to ...
Australian Ageing Agenda - Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:48

Greater risk of dementia for those with diabetes
The research said it was not clear to what extent diabetes itself increased the risk of dementia. Those suffering from type two diabetes, the most common type of the condition, are also more likely to be obese, and to suffer from other health ...
Telegraph.co.uk - Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:00

Dr Paul Zollinger-Read :Mid-Life Health Affects Your Risk of Dementia
Huffington Post UK - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:17

Greater dementia risk for diabetics
Montreal Gazette - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 06:30

Over 800 local people living with dementia
Ballymena Times - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 02:45

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