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Common Types of Dementia

There are a variety of different kinds of dementia, but there are some that are more common than others. The most common and most well-known form of dementia would be Alzheimer’s. There are a few others that aren’t quite as well-known but are also common, though. These are vascular dementia, Lewy body dementia, and frontotemporal [...]

By | 2016-11-24T07:50:17+00:00 September 21st, 2016|Memory Care|0 Comments

What Is Anosognosia?

It’s quite possible that you’ve never heard of the term anosognosia, but it’s something that often happens with people who have been diagnosed with serious illnesses, such as dementia. Anosognosia is the inability to recognize a defect or disorder that is clinically evident. This is common in older adults who have recently had a stroke [...]

By | 2016-11-24T07:50:18+00:00 September 3rd, 2016|Memory Care|0 Comments

Some Info on Dementia with Lewy Bodies

There are several different forms of dementia, and one of them is dementia with Lewy bodies. This particular form of dementia is not rare but is under-diagnosed because of the similarities between this and other forms of dementia. It might take a couple years for enough symptoms to develop to diagnose. Continue seeking out medical [...]

By | 2016-11-24T07:50:19+00:00 July 3rd, 2016|Memory Care|0 Comments

Understanding Memory Care

If you have a loved one that has been diagnosed with a form of dementia, you’ve probably already heard the term “memory care.” In order to help you know what to expect from memory care for your loved one, here is a deeper explanation of what the term means and what kind of services memory [...]

By | 2016-11-24T07:50:20+00:00 May 6th, 2016|Memory Care|0 Comments

Some Info on Parkinson’s Disease

Some Info on Parkinson’s Disease Dementia If your loved one has been recently diagnosed with either Parkinson’s disease or Parkinson’s disease dementia, you might have some questions about what these terms means as well as what kinds of symptoms to expect. Here is a somewhat condensed explanation of both Parkinson’s disease and the dementia that [...]

By | 2016-11-24T07:50:20+00:00 May 6th, 2016|Memory Care|0 Comments