At Circle of Life, we provide the utmost excellent care to people who are suffering from Alzheimer’s and other neurological diseases. Another disease that doesn’t get talked about enough is Lewy Body Dementia. Circle of Life happily houses people who are suffering from not only Alzheimer’s but Lewy Body Dementia and other dementia-related illnesses. This is why we wanted to try and open people’s eyes. In this blog, we want to talk about Lewy Body Dementia and inform our clientele, as well as the rest of the public.
What is Lewy Body Dementia?
Lewy Body Dementia (LBD) is a progressive dementia that usually leads to a decline in motor skills such as thinking, reasoning, and independent function. This is caused by abnormal microscopic deposits that damage brain cells over time.
Experts estimate that LBD is the third most common cause of dementia right behind Alzheimer’s, of course, but also vascular dementia. LBD makes up about 5 to 10 percent of all dementia-caused illnesses.
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