Overview
Resources
Symptoms
Cause

Vascular Dementia is a general term for dementia that includes “reasoning, planning, judgement, memory” and other thought process issues to the brain which are caused by damaged blood flow.

Source-Mayo Clinic

Vascular Dementia Resources

Mayo Clinic

ALZ.org

Vascular Dementia Symptoms

  • Confusion
  • Disorientation
  • Trouble speaking or understanding speech
  • Physical stroke symptoms,
    • Sudden headache
    • Difficulty walking
    • Poor balance
    • Numbness
    • Paralysis on one side of the face or the body

Causes of Vascular Dementia

  • Smoking,
  • High blood pressure,
  • High coloesteral,
  • High blood sugar,
  • Unhealthy diet,
  • Lack of excersize,
  • Being Overweight,
  • Heavy alcohol consumption.