As population ages, death rate increases in dementia patients

The projection for the number of Americans who will be diagnosed with dementia over the next few decades is staggering. It is estimated that this devastating disease, which diminishes a person’s ability to fully put their cognitive functions to use, will affect 14...

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One of dementia’s pendulums might be frailty

A new study is examining what role frailty, a common trait in both aging and in those with dementia, plays in the relationship between pathology of dementia and the disease itself. This dichotomy, and how frailty might intersect between the two categories, arose from...

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The top 6 training options for dementia caregivers

The amount of pressure put on dementia caregivers and families of those with a loved one living with dementia can be difficult to deal with. Luckily, there are several training options available. Here are the top six options. Professional Facility or Agency Training...

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