Lewy Body Dementia Articles

  • An Overview of the Types of Dementia

    Dementia is a goup of disorders classified in many different ways depending on the progression and which parts of the brain are affected. Learn the differences between: Alzheimer's, Vascular Dementia, Lewy Body Dementia, Frontotemporal Dementia.

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  • How To Know If Your Parent Has Dementia

    Dementia is not a normal part of the aging process. Explore signs, symptoms and what to do if a senior is showing signs of dementia.

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  • 8 Facts about Lewy Body Dementia

    Lewy Body dementia (LBD) is often overshadowed by its more well-known cousin, Alzheimer's disease. To clear up the confusion, here are 8 facts everyone should know about Lewy body dementia.

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  • Lewy Body: The Second-Most Common Form of Dementia

    Lewy Body Dementia is caused by different factors than Alzheimer's disease, but the symptoms can be hard to differentiate.

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  • Signs of Dementia

    The signs of dementia differ depending on what form of the disease a person has. Learn which signs correspond with each type of dementia.

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  • 5 Ways to Manage Dementia-Related Hallucinations

    Two of the most frightening and troublesome side effects of dementia are hallucinations and delusions. They are very real to the person who is experiencing them but highly frustrating for caregivers to deal with.

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  • Parkinsonism: Other Disorders That Resemble Parkinson's

    The uncontrollable shaking and tremors associated with Parkinson's disease are also present in several other senior health conditions.

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  • A Lifetime of Memories Vanish for Hockey Legend Stan Mikita

    Stan Mikita, famed Chicago Blackhawks player, has lost all recollection of his former life due to a diagnosis of Lewy body dementia.

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