What is vascular dementia? Symptoms, causes and risk factors of the deadly condition

What is vascular dementia? Symptoms, causes and risk factors of the deadly condition
 

Vascular dementia affects 150,000 people in the UK, making it the second most prevalent type of dementia.
Earlier this year researchers revealed a strong link between the condition and surviving a stroke.
They found that one in three stroke sufferers will develop dementia within five years, while one in ten will experience brain decline within 12 months.
Now the British Heart Foundation, Alzheimer’s Society and Stroke Association are investing £2.2million into investigating vascular dementia.
But what is the condition?
Vascular dementia is the second most common type of dementia after... read more

 
26 September 2017 in Health, Views: 49
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