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What is Alzheimer's and dementia?


In essence, dementia is not a disease in its own right. It is the name given to group symptoms that typically include problems with memory, problem-solving, language and perception. Dementia is caused by different diseases that affect the brain, with Alzheimer’s being the most common.

Alzheimer's and dementia help and advice

All you need to know about these conditions and how we can help you or your loved ones.

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What is the difference between dementia and Alzheimer's​?

Alzheimer’s is a form of dementia, but not all dementia can be classified as Alzheimer’s. Read on to learn more about the difference between the two.

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