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Advice and explanations about dementia testing, diagnosis, medical practitioners and medications.

How do we define dementia?

by SUSAN GRIMBLY

Dementia is a symptom, not a specific disease. Leanne I. Hoppe, LSW, of CaregivingCompanion.com in Bloomington,…

How the Cartys took advantage of the full-service package offered by a family-practice-based memory…

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