There are multiple types of dementia – each related to cognitive decline and critical mental functions. Most impact older adults over 65, but not all. Although age is a risk factor for developing many forms of dementia, aging itself does not directly cause dementia, says Dr. David Irwin. “It’s possible to live to be over […]
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I’m concerned that dementia is compromising the driving safety of a loved one. What signs should I look for? (As seen in the Sun City West Independent) If other drivers are frequently honking at them, that can be a sign that dementia is diminishing driving skills. There are other things to look for, including:
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With the Glen Campbell film, Hollywood’s star power fights the disease Guest post by Sue Campbell for Next Avenue Superstar singer Glen Campbell and his family made an important and generous decision by deciding to take their private experience with Alzheimer’s public. Walking the red carpet in Nashville: Neil Perry, Ashley Campbell, Kim Campbell, Kimberly […]
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