Alcohol Related Brain Damage
Alcohol Related Dementia
Alzheimer's Disease - is the most common form of dementia. Discovered, or rather initially diagnosed by Alois Alzheimer. Around 520,000 people in the U.K. suffer from this disease.
Atypical Alzheimer's Disease
Behavioural Covariant Frontotemporal Dementia
Chronic traumatic encephalopathy CTE
Dementia with Lewy Bodies (DLB) has its own unique set of symptoms and shares a number with both Alzheimer's Disease and Parkinson's Disease. There is currently no cure for this type of dementia.
Diabetes Type 2
Early Onset Dementia
Encephalopathy - Disorder of normal Functioning in the brain.
Familial Frontotemporal Dementia - see FTD page
Frontotemporal dementia (FTD) - caused by damaged cells in areas of the brain called the frontal and temporal lobes. The frontal lobes regulate our personality, emotions and behaviour, as well as reasoning, planning and decision-making. The temporal lobes are involved in the understanding and production of language.
Frontal Lobe Dementia - see above
Genetic disorder (Genetic Mutation)
HIV Associated HAND
Multi infarct Dementia
Single Infarct Dementia
Later Stage Dementia
Levy Bodies - In Dementia with Lewy Bodies it is mainly the Alpha Synuclein protein that damages nerve cells when it creates the granular Lewy Bodies.
Mental Capacity Act
Mild Cognitive Impairment MCI
Motor Neurone Disease
Multiple Sclorisis MS
Normal Oressure Hydrocephalus
Power of Attorney
Lasting Power of Attorney
Postcortical Atrophy PCA
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA)
Vascular Dementia - The 'Vascular' in Vascular Dementia refers to the vascular system, the blood vessels in the brain. These vessels can be damaged by Strokes or small vessel diseases which twists, thickens and damages.
Dementia Diary. We’ve Got To Break Her.We had all agreed that we had to accept and commit ourselves to the hope that the dementia carers would become her family
A Dementia Diary. The days that passed were full of Love, Laughter, Kindness and Exquisite Pain. Be ready to weep, laugh and, as usual, hate bastard rabbits.
Dementia Devotion - I keep thinking about beautiful Karen Carpenter who was so caught up in other people's demands that she ran out of time to save herself.
Dementia Diary Day 31 Red Squirrels, Rabbits (again) & Suicide Salad - The first news I heard this evening from the Head Nurse, was that Betty had just died
Has The Dementia Care Home Assassin Revealed Her Identity? Her right eye was swollen, almost closed and the bruising ran from darkest blue, purple to black
Dementia Diary Day 20 - Purpose, Futility & the Bastard Rabbits! Eating My Garden