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Lewy Body Dementia

Most experts estimate that Lewy body dementia is the third most common cause of dementia after Alzheimer’s disease and vascular dementia, accounting for 5 to 10 percent of cases.

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Symptoms of Lewy body dementia include:

  • Changes in thinking and reasoning.
  • Confusion and alertness that varies significantly from one time of day to another or from one day to the next.
  • Slowness, gait imbalance and other Parkinsonian movement features.
  • Well-formed visual hallucinations.
  • Delusions.
  • Trouble interpreting visual information.
  • Sleep disturbances.
  • Malfunctions of the “automatic” (autonomic) nervous system.
  • Memory loss that may be significant but less prominent than in Alzheimer’s.

For more information please visit: Lewy Body Dementia Association

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