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WHAT IS DEMENTIA? DEMENTIA WITH LEWY BODIES

di st ur be d de sl ee lu si p on s ha llu ci na tio ns

trembling

confusion ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

disorientation (time and place) concentration problems

complete loss of memory

movement disorders parkinson symptoms epileptic seizures

small confusions misplacing things

repetition

PART OF AGEING

confusion in the day of the week

memory loss difficulty with familiar tasks difficulty in solving problems/planning

occasionally forgetting names or appointments

needing help with some appliance

making a bad decision

decreased judgment suspicious

occasional errors in solving problems

difficulty in finding the right word

demanding

irritability if routine is broken

behaviour change loss of empathy inappropriate behaviour

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communication problems

incontinence

stroke symptoms

inhibition

FRONTO-TEMPORAL DEMENTIA

physical weakness paralysis

VASCULAR DEMENTIA


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