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  1. Dementia (National Library of Medicine)  
    What is dementia? Dementia is a loss of mental functions that is severe enough to affect your daily life and activities. These functions ... a bit more forgetful as you age. But dementia is not a normal part of aging. It ...
  2. Lewy Body Dementia (National Library of Medicine)  
    What is Lewy body dementia (LBD)? Lewy body dementia (LBD) is one of the most common types of dementia in older adults. Dementia is a loss of mental functions that is ...
  3. Alzheimer's Disease (National Library of Medicine)  
    Alzheimer's disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia among older people. Dementia is a brain disorder that seriously affects a ...
  4. Alzheimer's Caregivers (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... be especially true when caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease (AD). AD is an illness that changes the ...
  5. Delirium (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... years of alcohol abuse. Dehydration and electrolyte imbalances Dementia Hospitalization, especially in intensive care Infections, such as ... including Being in a hospital or nursing home Dementia Having a serious illness or more than one ...
  6. Down Syndrome (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... be born with heart disease. They may have dementia. They may have hearing problems and problems with ...
  7. Memory (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... signs of a more serious problem, such as Alzheimer's disease Other types of dementia Stroke Depression Head injuries Blood clots or tumors ...
  8. Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... a buildup of tau in the brain, including Alzheimer's disease. Who is at risk for progressive supranuclear palsy ( ... apathy (a loss of interest and enthusiasm) Mild dementia How is progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP0 diagnosed? There ...
  9. Impaired Driving (National Library of Medicine)  
    Impaired driving is dangerous. It's the cause of more than half of all car crashes. It means operating a motor vehicle while you are affected by Alcohol Legal ...
  10. Mild Cognitive Impairment (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... Because MCI may be an early sign of Alzheimer's disease, it's really important to see your health care ...
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