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By Stacey Laub
What is Alzheimer’s Disease? <ul><li>Definition </li></ul><ul><li>Causes </li></ul><ul><li>Diagnosis/Testing for Alzheimer...
Stages of Alzheimer’s Disease <ul><li>Early -Stage Alzheimer’s (mild) </li></ul><ul><li>Mid-Stage Alzheimer’s (moderate) <...
What is Dementia? <ul><li>Definition </li></ul><ul><li>Diseases that cause Dementia </li></ul><ul><li>Risk Factors </li></...
Types of Dementia <ul><li>Vascular Dementia </li></ul><ul><li>Parkinson’s Disease </li></ul><ul><li>Lewy Body Dementia </l...
Treating Alzheimer’s and Dementia Disorders <ul><li>Medications </li></ul><ul><li>Non medication therapies </li></ul>
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Differentiating Alzheimer’s Diseas and Dementia

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Differentiating Alzheimer’s Diseas and Dementia

  1. 1. By Stacey Laub
  2. 2. What is Alzheimer’s Disease? <ul><li>Definition </li></ul><ul><li>Causes </li></ul><ul><li>Diagnosis/Testing for Alzheimer’s Disease </li></ul><ul><li>Disease Characteristics </li></ul>
  3. 3. Stages of Alzheimer’s Disease <ul><li>Early -Stage Alzheimer’s (mild) </li></ul><ul><li>Mid-Stage Alzheimer’s (moderate) </li></ul><ul><li>Late-Stage Alzheimer’s (severe) </li></ul>
  4. 4. What is Dementia? <ul><li>Definition </li></ul><ul><li>Diseases that cause Dementia </li></ul><ul><li>Risk Factors </li></ul><ul><li>Symptoms </li></ul>
  5. 5. Types of Dementia <ul><li>Vascular Dementia </li></ul><ul><li>Parkinson’s Disease </li></ul><ul><li>Lewy Body Dementia </li></ul><ul><li>Pick Disease </li></ul><ul><li>Alcohol related Dementia </li></ul><ul><li>Huntington’s Disease </li></ul><ul><li>Pugilistic Dementia </li></ul>
  6. 6. Treating Alzheimer’s and Dementia Disorders <ul><li>Medications </li></ul><ul><li>Non medication therapies </li></ul>

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