Dementia is a general term for a reduction in mental abilities that is severe enough to interfere with daily life. Memory loss is an example. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common type of dementia.
Dementia is a generic term for pathological changes in the brain that are associated with a progressive loss of certain mental functions such as thinking, orientation and learning ability, etc. In connection with this, cognitive, emotional and social abilities decrease. Depending on the form and cause of the dementia, short-term memory, thinking ability, language and motor skills are particularly affected. In some forms of dementia, there may also be changes in personality. The exact causes of the disease are not fully understood. The most common form of dementia is Alzheimer’s disease.
How does a person get dementia?
What actually is dementia?
What are the first signs of having dementia?
What is difference between dementia and Alzheimer’s?