DEMENTIA | BEST NEUROSURGEONS IN BANNERGHATTA ROAD BANGALORE

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Abnormal brain changes cause Dementia. This change leads to a decline in thinking skills, also called cognitive abilities. This disease hampers daily life and independent function. They can also affect feelings, behavior and relationships. With advancing medical science, doctors are treating the disease.

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9 FACTS TO KNOW ABOUT DEMENTIA

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Agenda Style INTRODUCTION 1 FACTS 2 DESCRIPTION 3 CONCLUSION 4

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INTRODUCTION • Abnormal brain changes cause Dementia. • This change leads to a decline in thinking skills also called cognitive abilities. • This disease hampers daily life and independent function. • They can also affect feelings behavior and relationships. • With advancing medical science doctors are treating the disease. • Neurologist in bannerghatta road treats the patient to provide some relief from the disease. • There are many neurology hospitals in bannerghatta road which create awareness about the disease among the p eople.

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Your Text Here FACTS TO KNOW ABOUT DEMENTIA 1.THE MOST COMMON FORM OF DEMENTIA Alzheimer’s disease is the most known form of dementia. The definition of dementia is a brain disease which leads to me mory loss and cognitive skills. There are different types of dementia which includes Mixed dementia Vascular dementia dementia with Lewy bodies Huntington’s disease Parkinson’s disease. 2.THE HEART AND HEAD IS CLOSELY RELATED Heart disease raises the risk of getting Alzheimer’s disease. There are other conditions which lead to heart disease which also have a fear of getting Alzheimer’s disease. Other conditions which cause heart disease are high blood pressure diabet es poor diet high cholesterol non-active lifestyle. Vascular dementia can also lead to heart disease. This results in narrow ing blood vessels in the brain. The narrowing of blood vessels leads to a decrease in oxygen supply to the brain tissues.

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Get a modern PowerPoint Presentation that is beautifully designed. I hope and I believe that this Template will your Time Money and Reputation. Easy to change colors photos and Text. Get a modern PowerPoint Presentation that is beautifully designed. I hope and I believe that this Template will your Time Money and Reputation. Contents B 3.WOMEN HAVING A HIGHER RISK Study reveals that almost twice the woman suffers from Alzheimer’s disease than men. This disease also worsens mor e quickly in women than in men. Alzheimer’s disease causes brain shrinkage which is generally more severe in wome n than men. Researchers suggest that brain changes in women with these diseases may be some other reasons also. 4.EDUCATION CAN LOWER THE RISK More the education of people lower the risk of getting this disease. One should keep the brain active in old age by inv olving in activities such as taking classes playing musical instruments learning languages doing group activities in teracting with others joining different clubs devoting time in worshipping and meditation and many other activities . These activities may also lower risk.

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5.Loss of sense of smell An individual with Alzheimer’s disease might lose their sense of smell. Several studies suggest that changes in the sen se of smell might be a reason for an early signal of Alzheimer’s disease. It is important that the reason for the loss of s ense of smell may also be due to brain injury Parkinson’s disease and sinus infection. 6.Varied life expectancy Different individuals have different immunity power and so the growth of the disease also varies. So it is very difficul t to predict how long an individual with Alzheimer’s disease will live. Research says the elderly people live three to fou r years with this disease. While younger adults who are suffering from this disease may live for ten years with this co ndition.

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7.ALZHEIMERS DISEASE IS COSTLY The high cost of the disease is challenging the health system. Its occurrence among people is increasing. Data sug gest that this disease will increase more. The expense of treating the disease continues to rise. 8.NOT CURABLE The Alzheimer’s Association states that this disease is one of the main reasons for death without having any meth ods for curing preventing or slowing it down. Researches for a vaccine continues. But yet not no ways have been found to prevent the disease from developing. The medication can only relieve some symptoms.

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9.CAREGIVERS EXPERIENCE HIGH STRAIN Dementia patient needs immense support from family friends or acquaintances. The caregiver suffers stresses which include physical mental emotional and at times economical. The caregivers also need support from the health system social and financial areas and legal system. CONCLUSION: Dementia is not a single disease. It is an overall disease that covers a good range of specific medical conditions which includes Alzheimer’s disease. The disease can be prevented by eating healthy food doing regular exercis e not smoking etc.

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