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It’s thought by many that dementia is a slow slide, and is non-reversible, as is Alzheimer’s.
A few years before Andrews got there, one 79-year-old man suffering from dementia disappeared after being left unattended in the overflow area, according to a state inspection report and a lawsuit by his family.
This particular theory of treating Alzheimer’s or dementia hasn’t been proven to date—but Biogen is hoping to break the mold.
There are nearly 600 assisted living facilities, some of which cater to residents with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia.
In San Diego, there are nearly 600 assisted living facilities, ranging from small homes to memory care campuses like Elmcroft that cater to residents with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia.
Lavalais does not remember anyone mentioning advanced dementia or malnutrition, and was surprised by Burke’s record of the conversation.
Ipsit Vahia, the medical director of the Institute for Technology and Psychiatry at McLean Hospital, had already been working with the devices to study the effects of dementia.
Pharma giant Eli Lilly is involved in some of these studies, suggesting that the company could one day produce diagnostic tests for the most common form of dementia.
In a certain number of cases, after the period of excitement disappears, a certain amount of dementia is noticed.
This dementia progresses until finally there is a state of almost complete obliteration of the mental faculties.