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.
Vascular dementia (VaD) is the second most common type of dementia after Alzheimer's and is responsible for up to 25% of all dementias.... Read more »
As I journey through the dementias I have experienced as a hands-on caregiver, I come to my uncle Wilkes. His wife was my mother’s older... Read more »
Robert Tell’s “Dementia Diary: A Caregiver’s Journal” is written from the male perspective, and that of an only child. While being... Read more »
Technically speaking there is no such disease as dementia. The term dementia actually refers to a group of symptoms that accompany certain... Read more »
One should be very careful when promising something. I never imagined the scenario I am now living through when I promised to take... Read more »
Source: ADAM Encyclopedia
Multi-infarct dementia (MID) is a form of dementia caused by a series of small strokes.Dementia is a loss of brain function that occurs with certain... Read more »