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Slideshows, Images, and Quizzes
- Dementia, Alzheimer's Disease, and Aging BrainsSource: OnHealth Optimized
What are the symptoms of dementia? What causes dementia? Dementia includes many disorders, such as Lewy Body dementia, Alzheimer's disease, vascular dementia, and more. Learn the warning signs of dementia.
Diseases, Conditions, and Procedures
- Alzheimer's DiseaseSource: MedicineNet
Learn about Alzheimer's disease, the most common cause of dementia. Some of the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease are memory loss, problems performing familiar tasks, vision problems, and personality changes. Read about causes, stages, and treatments.
- DementiaSource: MedicineNet
Dementia is a disease that include a variety of symptoms and signs, for example, memory loss, impaired judgement, and problems with doing daily tasks. Dementia is caused by factors that lead to damaged neurons. There are five types of dementia and 13 stages of the disease. Treatment therapies are directed at managing symptoms and progression of the disease.
- Mental HealthSource: MedicineNet
Read about mental health, and learn about common types of mental illness, such as anxiety, depression, and behavioral and substance abuse disorders.
- Lewy Body Dementia (Dementia with Lewy Bodies)Source: Government
Read about Lewy body dementia (LBD) symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, heredity, life expectancy, stages, and prognosis. Lewy body dementia is the second most common cause of dementia after Alzheimer's disease. Common symptoms of LBD include changes in thinking ability, significant movement problems, sleep disorders, dizziness, fainting, urinary incontinence, and constipation.