TSM16/17 Are Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia one and the same?

Their Story Matters with Sara Troy and her guest Ann Bird aired April 26th- May 2rd  Statistic 1 in 20 over 65 affected by dementia over 80 1 in 5 affected  Many people use the words “dementia” and “Alzheimer’s disease” interchangeably. However, they are not the same thing. A person can have a form of dementia … Continue reading TSM16/17 Are Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia one and the same?

Are Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia one and the same? by Ann Bird

Many people use the words “dementia” and “Alzheimer’s disease” interchangeably. However, they are not the same thing. A person can have a form of dementia that is completely unrelated to Alzheimer’s disease. The term Dementia does not refer to a specific disease, instead it describes a group of symptoms which affect memory, thinking and social … Continue reading Are Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia one and the same? by Ann Bird