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Dementia, types and symptoms: quick guide

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Introduction

Key points Dementia is an umbrella term describing symptoms that occur when the brain is affected by certain diseases or conditions. Those symptoms can include memory loss, mood changes, and difficulties with thinking, problem-solving or language. According to Alzheimer’s Society’s 2015 report Dementia 2015: Aiming higher to transform lives: There are about 850,000 people with […]

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