These are Links i find myself repeatedly sharing
when folks have questions about how “dementia” works.
Teepa Snow is one of the best teachers i know for making dementia symptoms easier to understand,
so many of these Links are from her archives.
Dementia 101 from Teepa Snow on 20171221 at .
Early Signs (from Teepa Snow) at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t6UYcYqP13s .
insights from retired Dr Jennifer, as a person with dementia herself. This video takes quite a while to load (more than several minutes on my computer) … so WAIT for it at >> https://vimeo.com/36906603 ..
Teepa Snow What is Dementia (excerpt 1) at >> https://youtu.be/CT9dqYEIqbs .
Teepa Snow What is Dementia (excerpt 2) with basic info on Rx at >> https://youtu.be/drE_1nYa7Ao .
Diagnosis Process (from Teepa Snow) at >> https://youtu.be/YHIBPX62j1o .
More clinical explanation by Prof. Michael Hornberger (Professor of Applied Dementia Research at the Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, UK) at >> https://dementiascience.org/2020/11/23/how-many-types-of-dementia-are-there/ .
Alzheimers: (from Alz Society) at >> https://youtu.be/wfLP8fFrOp0 .
Alz: Explanatory page for Alzheimers-type of Dementia is here >> https://www.healthline.com/health/alzheimers-disease ;
PCA (Posterior Cortical Atrophy) is an atypical variant of Alzheimer’s Disease:
Explanatory page for PCA at >> https://dementiascience.org/2021/02/09/less-common-dementia-series-posterior-cortical-atrophy/ ;
UK Medical Research Council at >> https://www.dementiasplatform.uk/news-and-blogs/blog/posterior-cortical-atrophy-a-dementia-that-affects-the-vision ;
FTD: CareBlazers’ FrontoTemporal Dementia at >> https://youtu.be/oKurhSgchww .
Explanatory page for Fronto-Temporal Dementia is here >> http://www.theaftd.org/life-with-ftd/newly-diagnosed ;
Teepa Snow FTD excerpt at >> https://youtu.be/tXW6q3RZeoE ;
Explanatory page for varieties of FTD (including PPA) at >> https://www.nia.nih.gov/health/types-frontotemporal-disorders ;
Lots of Links at >> https://memory.ucsf.edu/dementia/ftd ;
PPA (Primary Progressive Aphasia) is a type of FTD:
FTD –PPA by Susan Suchan (Person Living with Dementia) at https://vimeo.com/222984552 ;
NIH explanatory page at >> https://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/diseases/8541/primary-progressive-aphasia ;
LBD Symptoms Pg2 at >> https://www.lbda.org/symptoms-2/ ;
Explanatory page for Lewy Body Dementia is here >> https://www.lbda.org/learn_about_lbd ;
LBD: Teepa Snow Lewy Body Dementia at https://youtu.be/UnjaAisyeN0 .
Explanatory page for Vascular Dementia at >> https://www.healthline.com/health/dementia/vascular-dementia ;
Teepa Snow Vascular Dementia (excerpt 1) at >> https://youtu.be/peMXeud-gzU .
Teepa Snow Vascular Dementia (excerpt 2) at >> https://youtu.be/bvXKH6UoROs .
Earliest Stages (from Teepa Snow) at >> https://youtu.be/nKND_yqKaZw .
Redirecting Hallucinations (from Teepa Snow) at >> https://youtu.be/3s0ktYUIn0Y .
Safety Awareness (from Teepa Snow) at >> https://youtu.be/kX8cYNMfhkY .
TIPS on Symptoms and Strategies at https://truthfulkindness.com/about/d-info/ ;
My most crucial entries are here >> https://truthfulkindness.com/category/important/crucial/ .
Most recent are here >> https://truthfulkindness.com/ .
Retired Dr Jennifer Bute has EXCELLENT website (with tab for down-loadable resources) at >> http://www.gloriousopportunity.org/ .
non-PLwD: Teepa video on “not Normal ??” at https://youtu.be/oaM6wsQjJNM ;
(posted 05Aug2020 UpDated Aug2020, & Jan2021). Tags: dementia, information, Links