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.
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It is extraordinary news about Huntingtons Disease. A new medical experiment has shown it is possible to slow down & reportedly reduce cell killer protein Huntingtin, in the brain.
Finding a cure for dementia is vital as is investment in dedicated research. Latest research news. Alzheimer’s disease knows no national boundaries and is beginning to cripple health systems.