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As you're probably aware, dementia is a catch-all term that describes individuals with memory or thinking disorders. It is also considered...
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Many physical and emotional disturbances can cause hallucinations. According to Health-Care, the following are some of reasons that hallucinations...
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Honestly i can tell you that I took care of a lady who was 106 and she had it...sadly she passed away at 107...just do what the doctors tell you...
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If he starts going to dialysis daily, his mental status SHOULD return to normal within a week or two. The amount of toxins that are in his body right...
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I'm sorry to hear what your ex-husband is going through. It must be a frightening time for him.You ask a good question, regarding a traumatic...
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Hi In a nutshell, dementia is a symptom, and Alzheimer's is the cause of the symptom. Got this from this link below, it should answer all your...
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The primary justification for using electro-shock therapy is to treat depression. I worked in a large state mental hospital back in late...
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No. Medicare generally does not pay for services that people with dementia most commonly need -- help dressing, bathing and eating, among others...
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not necessarily. A stoke is caused by a blood clot being dislodged and traveling to the brain. A brain hemorrhage is called just what it is. My...
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The Affordable Care Act will not have an impact on long-term care insurance products. That means a pre-existing medical condition can still impact...
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What sodium does is it causes neurons to fire, or to send signals. This is essential to brain activity and muscle response...
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When you die.  Keep on having those wonderful tests.  It saves lives. I know of one person that had a colonoscopy and it saved his life. By...
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He needs to have some one sign a release of info, he needs to sign too saying that he is okay with you knowing about his health info. Ask the doctors...
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