Health care - Learning about dementia - Symptoms and the progression of dementia

Although there is currently no cure for dementia or any way to reverse the effects of the damage in the brain, the medication and treatments that are available may help slow the progression of dementia and moderate the effects of some of the symptoms.

Source: The information above comes from Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2009, March). The progression of Alzheimer's disease: Overview. Retrieved October 14, 2011.

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