Dementia Community
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Dementia is a descriptive term for a collection of symptoms that can be caused by a number of disorders that affect the brain. While memory loss is a common symptom of dementia, memory loss by itself does not mean that a person has dementia. The purpose of the community is to share support and information with Dementia patients, their loved ones, and caregivers. Topics in the community include: causes, clinical trials, complications, family issues, living with Dementia, prognosis, research, surgery, treatments.

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By gymdandee
Reducing Your Risk for Dementia Through Diet https://youtu.be/t65F26xZUBU
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ill13632Apr 12
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By gwoodsmith Blank
My brother had Ramsey-Hunt Syndrome about 1-1/2 years ago. He had damage to his eye, partial face paralysis and heari...
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By Fourkids1234
My husband has frontal temporal dementia with parkinson traits. It seems to be effecting him the most with his walki...
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Medsecy74Feb 23
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By Medsecy74
Spouse, age 93, dx'd w/dementia 7/2014 by psychol; other med probls: chf, gout, spinal stenosis, deaf, hbp (controlle...
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By karryon55 Blank
My mum has been diagnosed with Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD) & I was wondering if anyone else has experience with thi...
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suegluesyJan 31
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By Chypre
My mom has dementia, some type that makes the patient very aggressive and physically abusive. She is also verbally ...
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By Brandon71
My father has dementia and he is very combative and will not receive help, we cannot give him the help he needs, what...
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septembernowSep 07, 2014
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By benmurii Blank
Hey, ya all! i have had a couple of health problems since 2010. the symptoms include memory loss, forgetfulness, los...
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LynniepoohMar 01, 2014
ILADVOCATEFeb 28, 2014
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By Lynniepooh Blank
Hi all, I care for my 83 yr old grandmother who has Parkinson's. She was just finally diagnosed with dementia due...
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septembernowSep 07, 2014
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By Mygirldoll Blank
My mam recently had a hip operation , since this it has came out that she has had a stoke !! Which I don't no when or...
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ILADVOCATEAug 28, 2014
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By chuckles333 Blank
Both of my in-laws have cognitive problems. They both have vision that is impaired by glaucoma and cataracts. My fath...
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ILADVOCATEApr 19, 2014
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By Chypre Blank
My mother has it(she has a type that makes people violent and aggressive) and her mother had it(don't know what type ...
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ILADVOCATEJun 20, 2014
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By Ravenash Blank
How long can delirium last?
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ILADVOCATEMay 16, 2014
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By utz1950 Blank
I took Effexor and started having night terrors almost immediately. My dr. added a sleep tablet and suggested I wasn...
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ILADVOCATEMay 12, 2014
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By paperclip46 Blank
My Mother of 91 yrs has Dementia and rheumatoid arthritis. She no longer can talk, walk unaided, or toilet herself. ...
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By paperclip46 Blank
My Mother of 91 yrs has Dementia and rheumatoid arthritis. She no longer can talk, walk unaided, or toilet herself. ...
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samcgraMar 20, 2014
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By Dinh Blank
For about 6 months, I have been dealing with something that I find difficulty describing it myself. It is always pres...
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By TROH Blank
I am51 years old and over the past few years m y memory has deteriorated to the point where I can’t remember much of...
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ILADVOCATEJan 15, 2014
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By Chypre Blank
Mom is 86 and has dementia. She has no other health problems and takes no medications. Her doctor says there are me...
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healthhappy100Jan 06, 2014
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By healthhappy100 Blank
Hi my daughter is 29 previously good health except for migraines with sura since childhood. New symptoms started ab...
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