Dementia-like Conditions
The following conditions can be mistaken for dementia: depression alcohol abuse Acute Confusional States (delirium) side-effects of certain types of medications physical diseases such as brain damage…

Treatment
Every person who has dementia can be treated, although very few can be cured. The treatment is multifactorial and may consist of psychosocial aspects and pharmacological treatment. The medication is…

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…

My Rights
The progression of dementia can lead you to develop problems handling your personal affairs such as decisions regarding health and finances. Therefore, it is a good idea to consider the future and…

Who can help?
In addition to your family and social circle, there are many professionals and organisations who work with dementia in various ways. Here are some suggested contacts: Your general practitioner…

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,…