15 Types of Dementia

15 DEMENTIA TYPES

Although dementia strikes 1 of 6 Americans, and 1 of 3 seniors worldwide, the medical condition remains misunderstood. 

Did you know there are 15 dementias?

15 Types of Dementia

15 DEMENTIA TYPES

Lewy Body Dementia

1. Dementia with Lewy bodies/DLB

2. Parkinson’s disease dementia/PDD

Vascular Dementia

3. Post-Stroke Dementia

4. Multi-Infarct Dementia

5. Binswanger Disease

Frontotemporal Dementia

6. Behavioral Variant Frontotemporal Dementia

7. Primary Progressive Aphasia

Other Dementias

8. Alzheimer's Disease

9. Normal pressure hydrocephalus

10. Creutzfeldt-Jacob

11. Wernicke-Korsakoff

12. Huntington’s disease

 13. Down Syndrome and Alzheimer's Disease

14. Posterior Cortical Atrophy

15. LATE

16. *Mixed dementia

 *People often develop multiple dementias.


The 15 types take many paths to reach dementia, not a disease but a medical condition. Often referred to as the "old folks disease," some forms attack children, young adults, the middle age people—those in the prime of their lives.

15 Types of Dementia
15 Types of Dementia
15 Types of Dementia
15 Types of Dementia
15 Types of Dementia
15 Types of Dementia
15 Types of Dementia
15 Types of Dementia
15 Types of Dementia
15 Types of Dementia
15 Types of Dementia
15 Types of Dementia


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