Dementia Not A Specific Disease

Medical Daily (8/3, Dovey) reports, “Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease may share many of the same symptoms, but the two are not different names for the same condition.” The article goes on to explain that “dementia is a syndrome, or a group of symptoms that consistently occur together,” and “is not a specific disease.”

Related Links:

— “Alzheimer’s vs. Dementia: How They Differ And What To Do,” Dana Dovey, Medical Daily, August 3, 2016.

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