Here’s What you Need to Know About Dementia
It’s important to understand that dementia and dementia care is not a single disease itself but an umbrella term that includes two or more symptoms that are severe enough to affect daily activities. These symptoms can be in the form of cognitive impairment, memory problems, movement disorders, personality changes and loss of communication.
An estimated 47.5 million people suffer from dementia worldwide. In addition, one new person is diagnosed with dementia every four seconds, and these staggering numbers seem to be growing every year.