MID; Dementia - vascular; Dementia - poststroke
There is no treatment to turn back damage to the brain caused by small strokes.
An important goal is to control symptoms and correct risk factors such as high blood pressure, smoking, and high cholesterol to prevent future strokes.
A recent report in the New England Journal of Medicine on research carried out by scientists at the Medical Research Council Prion Unit,... Read more »
I am sometimes asked what degrees I have relating to medicine and healthcare, since I speak at conferences to healthcare professionals... Read more »
Why am I not surprised? A study has shown that two classes of drugs often given, in tandem, to people with dementia - a population that... Read more »