Tag: Dementia

The Dementia Epidemic

The Dementia Epidemic

March 26, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Dementia is a disorder of the mental processes caused by brain disease or injury and marked by memory disorders, personality changes, and impaired reasoning. Learn more about this disorder in the following infographic.

Dementia – The Global Pandemic

Dementia – The Global Pandemic

January 2, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

A global report has suggested that Dementia cases are set to treble by 2050. The number of people living with dementia worldwide is set to treble by 2050, according to a new analysis. Alzheimer’s Disease International says 44 million people live with the disease, but that figure will increase to 135 million by 2050.

What Is Dementia?

What Is Dementia?

November 12, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Dementia is a mental disorder that is characterized by a constellation of signs and symptoms that include disturbances in attention, behavior, memory, reasoning, executive function and mood amongst others. About 5 million Americans currently suffer with Dementia.