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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mishymoshymarcyAug 24, 2013
marymommyof3Feb 11, 2013
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By mishymoshymarcy Blank
Hello. Well my grandad has had dementia for over 7 years now, and he is in a nursing home. Being a teenager it was qu...
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ILADVOCATEAug 18, 2013
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By abutterfly24 Blank
My grandmother has dementia she is 92 years old she is the sweetest woman you have ever known she was put in a hospit...
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By Twistergirl777 Blank
Had to go to Doctor`s Care today, due to a miserable UTI. I am a myoclonic seizure patient and due to this UTI issue ...
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By shyam27 Blank
Hyperdense bilateral tentorium cerebelli & posterior interhemispheric fissure noted -? acute subarachnoid / subdural ...
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By Forgetful1666 Blank
I'm 21 years old and already experiencing some very concerning memory and cognitive difficulties. I've been depressed...
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Dr. Kokil Mathur Jun 21, 2013
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By pitersansuv Blank
i am on psychatrist medicine for years,my problem is pressure in head,forgetfullness,difficulting in concentration,fo...
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TCollins444Jun 16, 2013
ILADVOCATEMay 03, 2013
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By schma Blank
my husband is not remembering things anymore....i will tell him to go into another room to do something and i go in t...
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Dr Sharma Apr 15, 2011
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By bobbyS85 Blank
Can dementia occur in younger men, say 44-45 years of age? At least to some degree? I've suffered two CVA's and my fa...
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By scooter180 Blank
CT brain scan with these findings and impressions. We found that my sister had severe periodontal disease after this ...
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ines602Apr 21, 2013
ILADVOCATEAug 14, 2012
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By Whyy Blank
Not too long ago my grandpa started getting night memory loss. Only at night though. Some people think it might be de...
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By MH Community Mgr Blank
Brain Health Community: http://www.medhelp.org/forums/Brain-Health/show/1582 This community is a place where memb...
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By ginger44 Blank
I am going into my 9th year with dementia with an Alzheimer type. Am 69 year old female on Namenda 10 mg. bid. rece...
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By BusterBay Blank
My 11 year old son's brain MRI just came back with: T2 hyperintense structure in the left parietal white matter measu...
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estela10979Feb 20, 2013
ILADVOCATEFeb 19, 2013
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By estela10979 Blank
when i get up in the morning i feel dizzy sometimes it goes away but, today ive been dizzy all day especailly when i ...
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tuffie555Feb 04, 2013
Bodylove222Oct 18, 2011
caregiver222Oct 17, 2011
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Does all progressive dementias show brain atrophy or degeneration on mris?
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spoilher101Jan 21, 2013
donaldkelly127Jan 21, 2013
spoilher101Jan 01, 2013
ILADVOCATEJan 01, 2013
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By t3_t2 Blank
My father has been placed on 4 new meds in Nov 2012 for his dementia and depression .Now he is having a great diffuct...
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caregiver222Jan 15, 2013
ILADVOCATEJan 10, 2013
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By CLOGGER Blank
My brother who has dementia lives with my sister who is his carer. However she does not give him his daily statin as ...
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mishymoshymarcyJan 10, 2013
ILADVOCATEJan 01, 2013
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By bunkywoo Blank
My 78 year old father was diagnosed with dimentia about 5 years ago. Finding that there are good days and bad days wi...
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spoilher101Jan 01, 2013
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By jsquaredtwo Blank
My wife has HM and is having migraine attacks 7 to 8 times each day. Sometimes these attacks cause memory loss. She c...
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I have dementia that has been determined to be of neurological origin but not progressive. It can cause episodes of...
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