Lewy Body Dementia

Dementia with Lewy bodies is unique because not only is cognition affected, which happens with other types of dementia, but movement and autonomic processes (key involuntary functions  such as breathing, heart rate, digestive processes and body temperature) are also...

Dr Mary’s Tips About Dementia Care.

Learning how to redirect a dementia patient is often difficult. The concept itself is difficult to grasp. Learning how to embrace the reality of a dementia patient is also difficult. Learning how to redirect a person living with dementia and how to embrace reality are...

What is Frontotemporal Dementia?

Frontotemporal dementia, also known as Pick’s disease, is an uncommon form of the fatal brain degeneration. It begins specifically in the frontal and temporal lobes of the brain, which control people’s speech and behaviour. It is caused by nerve cells...