Researchers have shown that clearance of the substance amyloid-beta that forms plaques is impaired in individuals with Alzheimer’s. A group of 12 individuals with early Alzheimer’s were compared to 12 cognitively normal individuals
Everyone responds instinctively to music. A person’s ability to engage in music often remains intact far into the advanced stages of dementia. Music triggers certain networks of the brain that benefit people suffering from difficulties with language, cogn
Dementia is the gradual deterioration of mental functioning that effects memory, mood, thinking, concentration, and judgment. These changes often affect a person’s ability to perform normal daily activities.
Frontal lobe dementia, also known as frontotemporal dementia, is a form of dementia that occurs when the frontal lobes of the brain begin to shrink (or “atrophy”). Experts estimate that it is responsible for of dementia cases.
Music has the power to stir memories and influence our mood. We process music on many levels. Humans process music with every part of the brain. It is such a strong stimulus it even has the power to engage those in the late stages of dementia and Alzheimer’s... #alzheimers #musictherapy #seniors #Stagesofdementia
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Dementia, by definition, is characterized by many declines and limitations. Although it may sometimes be hard to see past these challenges, not all abilities are lost in dementia patients, especially in the early and middle stages of the disease. #dementiaactivities #infographic #alzheimers #dementia #elderlycare #aging #mentalhealth #caretaking #healthyaging #health #kindlycare #Stagesofdementia
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SAGE is an online test that promises to detect the early stages of dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. Developed by researchers at The Ohio State University, the test is designed to be done at home and then taken to a physician for formal evaluation. #Stagesofdementia
Now US researchers have discovered subtle changes in language like becoming "long winded" in conversation could provide a clue that someone is in the early stages of dementia #Stagesofdementia
TRUMP IN 'EARLY STAGES OF DEMENTIA,' 'MORNING JOE' SCARBOROUGH CLAIMS #Stagesofdementia