What diseases can cause dementia?

You may associate dementia with Alzheimer's disease, as many people do. However, although Alzheimer's is a common cause of dementia, the two terms are not interchangeable. Alzheimer's is a disease, while dementia is a set of symptoms relating to declining mental...

read more

Be aware of the signs of dementia

When a loved one develops Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia, it will become difficult for him or her to make important decisions and live independently. According to the Alzheimer's Association, one in three Americans will eventually develop dementia or...

read more