Dementia is a Brain Illness

The Alzheimer Society provides services not only for individuals affected by Alzheimer’s disease, but also for people affected by other dementias.

What is Dementia?

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The word dementia is an “umbrella term” that refers to many different diseases. Learn about the different types of dementia.

Concerned?

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Learn more about normal aging vs dementia aging, risk factors, warning signs, getting a diagnosis and treatment options.

The Progression of Dementia

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This overview provides a summary of the stages of dementia and information on end-of-life issues.

Brain Health

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By making healthy lifestyle choices now, you may be able to reduce your risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.

Dementia Stats

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Currently, over 22,000 Manitobans have Alzheimer's disease or another dementia.