Alzheimer's Society: Vascular Dementia

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There are many diseases affect people as they become older. Senior citizen diseases can attract many organs such as the brain or immune system. Brain diseases usually impact the normal life of the patients and cause many difficulties to accomplish what they want. One example of brain diseases is vascular dementia, which is a worldwide illness that affects many people. According to Young Dementia UK “Around 20% of young people with dementia have vascular dementia.” [1]. It occurs when the blood supply cannot reach to the brain vessels. As a result, brain cells may die because of a lack of the oxygen in the blood vessels. According to Alzheimer's Society “Vascular dementia can be caused by two events that can occur in blood vessels.
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