What is Dementia?

What is dementia?

There are many types of dementia. The most common are Alzheimer's disease, vascular dementia and Lewy body disease.

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RT @AlzheimersQld: A village in the Netherlands is changing the way we look at dementia care. https://t.co/RO7hsjuZWK #Dementia2016 #Agedca
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