Month: February 2021

Dementia Stages: How Fast Dementia Progresses, Stages of Dementia, and More

Dementia Stages: How Fast Dementia Progresses, Stages of Dementia, and More

Dementia is a mental disorder that can cause memory loss and deterioration in other brain functions. Dementia is a progressive impairment of cognitive function caused by brain damage. Over time, a person with dementia will have increased difficulty with memory, understanding, communication, and reasoning. The condition worsens with time; for some people, it worsens rapidly […]

Why does my loved one with Alzheimer’s get aggressive? Tips for dealing with Alzheimer’s Aggression

Why does my loved one with Alzheimer’s get aggressive? Tips for dealing with Alzheimer’s Aggression

Alzheimer’s disease is a growing health problem in India, with 14.2% of the population affected by the disease. The disease mostly affects the elderly, more than 60 years. It is challenging to manage patients who have Alzheimer’s because of the agitation and aggressive nature of patients that become worse with time. Aggression often leads to […]