CAUSES OF DEMENTIA

  • Organic Mental Disorders
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Structural problems in the brain
  • Infections
  • Toxins
  • Degenerative diseases
  • Vascular disease
  • Autoimmune diseases
  • Psychiatric disease

From:
The 36-Hour Day: A Family Guide to Caring for Persons with Alzheimer Disease, Related Dementing Illnesses, and Memory Loss in Later Life (3rd Edition) by Nancy L. Mace, Peter V. Rabins