Category Archives for "Alzheimer’s"

Mar 16

3 DEMENTIA BOOK SERIES

By Team Beller | Alzheimer's , dementia

In 2019, Beller Health Research Institute is releasing three dementia book series:Alzheimer’s Dementia SeriesDementia Risk Factors, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Stages, Treatment, & Prevention SeriesDementia Collections SeriesAlzheimer’s Dementia SeriesAlzheimer’s Dementia Series focuses on risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, stages, and potential prevention for the most prevalent dementia. What is Alzheimer’s? book 1Alzheimer’s Symptoms, book 2Alzheimer’s Symptoms, book 3Alzheimer’s Diagnosis, […]

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Feb 09

What is Vascular Dementia?

By Team Beller | Alzheimer's , dementia

Vascular dementia is the second or third most prevalent dementia. Behind Alzheimer’s, Vascular dementia and Lewy body dementia represent second and third, although the exact numbers are unknown. WHAT IS VASCULAR DEMENTIA? Vascular dementia results when a blocked artery prevents blood flow to the brain, resulting in memory loss, organizational deterioration, reasoning and judgement decline. There are […]

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Feb 09

14 Types of Dementia

By Team Beller | Alzheimer's , dementia

14 DEMENTIA TYPESAlthough dementia strikes 1 of 6 Americans, and 1 of 3 seniors worldwide, the medical condition remains misunderstood. Did you know there are 14 dementias? 14 DEMENTIA TYPES1. Alzheimer’s diseaseLewy body dementia2. Dementia with Lewy bodies/DLB3. Parkinson’s disease dementia/PDDVascular dementia4. Buerger’s disease5. Intestinal ischemic syndrome6. Peripheral artery disease7. Popliteal entrapment syndrome8. Raynaud’s phenomenon9. Renal […]

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Feb 08

ALZHEIMER’S STAGES

By Team Beller | Alzheimer's , dementia

You might have heard there are seven Alzheimer’s stages, but four stages and seven substages is more precise. Alzheimer’s StagesStage 1: Preclinical Alzheimer’sSubstage 1No symptoms.Substage 2Minor symptoms. Others have not noticed. The person exhibiting the symptoms might shrug it off and attribute the problem to aging or other factors. Substage 3Symptoms grow enough for the person to […]

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Feb 07

Alzheimer’s Diagnosis

By Team Beller | Alzheimer's , dementia

There is no urine or blood test for diagnosing Alzheimer’s. Further complicating matters, several other dementias and diseases exhibit similar symptoms, especially in beginning stages. Doctors must work through a process of elimination. When they eliminate other possible causes for symptoms, and reach the full criteria for Alzheimer’s, they make a diagnosis. However, it might take […]

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Feb 07

What are Alzheimer’s Symptoms?

By Team Beller | Alzheimer's , dementia

Alzheimer’s might take decades before the first symptoms occur. Protein deposits and tangles are forming in the brain. When they block and destroy cells, a person suffers mild memory function loss. As Alzheimer’s progress, the symptoms worsen until a person requires 24/7 supervision. If a loved one experiences the following symptoms, please get them to a […]

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Feb 07

What is Alzheimer’s Disease?

By Team Beller | Alzheimer's , dementia

People refer to Alzheimer’s as the “old folk’s disease,” but it also attacks adults in their prime and, in rare cases, strikes people in their twenties or thirties. Alzheimer’s remains unknown or misunderstood by too many people, including health officials. WHAT IS ALZHEIMER’S? Alzheimer’s develops when protein tangles and plaque deposits build in the brain, destroy […]

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