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Other Memory Disorders

Note: Alzheimer's disease-related web resources often include information about other conditions that cause dementia.

Frontotemporal Disorders

Source: National Institute on Aging

Description:

Information about causes, diagnosis, treatment, family caregivers


Geriatric Mental Health Foundation

Source: American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry

Description:

Website includes consumer and patient information, and a searchable directory of geriatric psychiatrists.


Lewy Body Dementia Association

Description:

Nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness of the Lewy body dementias (LBD), supporting patients, their families and caregivers, and promoting scientific advances.


Memory Loss

Source: American Academy of Family Physicians

Description:

How does aging change the brain? Which changes are normal? How can you tell if memory problems are serious?


Stroke Information and Resources

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Description:

Includes information and research updates for stroke patients and family.


The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration

Description:

Non-profit organization offers information, education and support for people diagnosed with a frontotemporal disorder, and for their families and caregivers


Understanding Memory Loss

Source: National Institute on Aging

Description:

Information on vascular dementia, multi-infarct, other memory loss