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Alzheimer"s and dementia

Kim Boyer

Alzheimer"s and dementia

a practical and legal guide for Nevada caregivers

by Kim Boyer

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by University of Nevada Press in Reno .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dementia,
  • Law and legislation,
  • Alzheimer"s disease,
  • Caregivers

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-146) and index.

    StatementKim Boyer, Mary Shapiro
    ContributionsShapiro, Mary, 1949-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC523 .B69 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 154 p.
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25095352M
    ISBN 109780874178586
    LC Control Number2011293519

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      Alzheimer’s and dementia leading cause of death in England and Wales Experts call for urgent action to tackle ‘biggest health crisis of our time’ Published: 6 Aug   Alzheimer's disease is the most common cause of dementia, but there are others, and “women shoulder a wildly disproportionate burden in every single one of these diseases, robbing them of independence, memories, and in many cases, their self-identity,” the GCBH report : Stacey Colino.

    While Alzheimer’s is the leading cause of dementia, vascular dementia, which is often caused by stroke, accounts for about 17% of all dementia cases. While people will experience dementia differently, most people with dementia share some of the same symptoms that may come and go. Dementia is a little understood and incurable illness, but much can be done to maximise the quality of life for people with the condition. This book outlines the SPECAL method (Specialized Early Care for Alzheimer's) for managing dementia that allows both sufferer and carer to maintain the quality of life, in various stages of the illness.


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