A Pocket Guide to Understanding Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias, Second Edition
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Release Date:21 Jun 2018
ISBN:9781785924583
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A Pocket Guide to Understanding Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias, Second Edition

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

If you or a loved one are worried about Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia, this pocket guide will help you to better understand the conditions and how they are diagnosed and treated. Written by leading dementia experts, this book provides clear and concise information on:

  • symptoms
  • treatments
  • getting help and support
  • tips for people living with dementia
  • advice for carers

This is a fully-updated edition of the popular Understanding Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias, which was featured on the Reading Well Books on Prescription for Dementia scheme in the UK.

RELATED TOPICS: Health, Health & Aging, Mental Health

1 Introduction

2 What is dementia?

3 Symptoms of dementia

4 Treatments for dementia

5 Getting help

6 Living with dementia: tips for people with dementia and for carers

7 Future prospects

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