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…

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…

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…

Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Populations
Brochures are available if you come from another country and would like information on dementia diseases in other languages. see Alzheimers Australia site at www.alzheimers.org.au

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…

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,…