Dementia
Dementia is not a natural ageing process, but is always due to disease. Dementia is a condition where brain function is impaired. Impaired memory is the most prominent symptom, although the ability…

Dementia Diseases
More than 100 different diseases can lead to dementia. Some of the diseases are very rare, however. The diseases that can lead to dementia can be divided according to the disease type. Progressive…

The Diagnosis
If you experience the following problems over the course of several months, you should see your family physician: failing memory problems with language, attention, thinking, sense of direction or…

I Have Dementia
When you find out you have dementia, many thoughts and feelings will surface. What does this mean? What does the future hold? What am I going to do? It may be very hard to believe that this has…

Telling Other People
It is important to remember that the choice to either be open or hide the disease affects both you and your immediate family. It also has an effect on your relationship with friends, acquaintances,…

Everyday Life
There are many different types of dementia, and their courses may vary significantly. It is thus a good idea to get an insight into the course of your dementia. With a good insight into your disease,…