Types of Dementia

16 Types of Dementia: Definitions, Causes, and Statistics that can be life-changing

Dementia is an umbrella term, defined as a disorder of mental processes caused by brain disorder or traumatic brain injury. As mental processes decline, memory is impaired, personality may change, and thinking/concentration skills deteriorate. Alzheimer’s is the most common type of dementia — also referred to as the most common cause of dementia — but…

Dementia vs. Alzheimer's

Dementia vs Alzheimer’s: 5 Life-changing – Differences, Treatments, Prevention you should know!

The difference between dementia and Alzheimer’s can be confusing, but it doesn’t have to be.  Dementia is a group of symptoms that describes a progressive form of memory and skills decline. Alzheimer’s is a specific disease in your brain that causes dementia symptoms. Dementia is not the same thing as preclinical Alzheimer’s, subjective cognitive impairment…

Autoimmune Disease

Common Autoimmune Diseases: Symptoms, Causes & Diagnosis

Autoimmune disease occurs when your immune system attacks your own body. Autoimmunity may lead to diabetes, skin disorders, thyroid disease, and more. Autoimmune conditions affect a surprising percentage of the population. Since the end of World War II, autoimmune disease has been on the rise. Research suggests environmental triggers for autoimmunity — specifically, factors that…