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Just How Treatable is Dementia and Alzheimer’s?

Just How Treatable is Dementia and Alzheimer’s?

The words Alzheimer’s and Dementia are often used interchangeably by many people who think they mean the same thing. However the two things, although very similar are not quite the same.  Dementia is a collection of symptoms relating to memory loss. You can have dementia that is completely unrelated to Alzheimer’s, whereas; Alzheimer’s is a disease that deteriorates the brain. You can however still have dementia with Alzheimer’s. Alzheimer’s can be a very frightening condition. Often people consider it to be worse than cancer, as there is actually a chance of recovery with cancer, whereas with this disease, there is…
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