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Caring for family members with dementia causes significant emotional and physical stress that increases caregivers’ risk of depression, anxiety and death.
10 helpful tips to keep in mind for anybody living with dementia
Lewy body dementia (LBD) is a disease associated with abnormal deposits of a protein called alpha-synuclein in the brain. These deposits, called Lewy bodies, affect chemicals in the brain whose changes, in turn, can lead to problems with thinking, movement, behavior, and mood. Lewy body dementia is one of the most common causes of dementia.
The UCLA Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care Video series: How to Handle Wandering – advice on practical tools you can use that will help.
The UCLA Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care Video series: How to Handle Repetitive Questions
The exact cause of Lewy body dementia( LBD) is unknown, but scientists are learning more about its biology and genetics.