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Alzheimer's, dementia and MCI overlap, but have different meanings

Alzheimer's, dementia and MCI often are used interchangeably, but cause confusion. The bottom line: Plan for the future.
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Alzheimer's Disease, Types of Dementia, and What is the Difference Between Alzheimer's and Dementia

Mental Health / Alzheimer's : Alzheimer's Reading Room (4 years ago)

Dementia is a symptom, and Alzheimer's disease is the cause of the symptoms... Alzheimer's Reading Room What’s the Difference Between Alzheimer’s and Dementia? In a nutshell, dementia is a symptom, and Alzheimer's disease is the cau... Read Post

Alzheimer's, Dementia, and the Difference Between Alzheimer's and Dementia

Mental Health / Alzheimer's : Alzheimer's Reading Room (last year)

There is great confusion about the difference between “dementia” and “Alzheimer's disease.” The confusion is felt on the part of patients, family members, the media, and even healthcare providers. What is the Difference Between Alzh... Read Post

What is the Difference Between Alzheimer's and Dementia?

Mental Health / Alzheimer's : Alzheimer's Reading Room (last month)

There is great confusion about the difference between dementia and Alzheimer's. In a nutshell, dementia is a symptom, and Alzheimer's is the cause of the symptom. When someone is told they have dementia, it means that they have sign... Read Post


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