Track: Alzheimer Disease, Ageing and Dementia

Psychiatry conference 2024


Dementia may be a general term for a decline in capacity severe enough to interfere with lifestyle. Alzheimer’s is that the commonest explanation for dementia. Dementia isn't a traditional a part of aging. It is caused by damage to brain cells that affects their ability to speak, which may affect thinking, behavior and feelings. Aging and AD are associated in how, then it's reasonable to ask whether or not it's possible to age without AD inexorably appearing at any moment, counting on the amount of life. AD is strongly related to neurodegeneration and decreased cognition including language capabilities, praxis, loss of memory with loss of ability to acknowledge faces and recall names, loss of judgement and emotional stability, personality alterations, progressive and increased loss of neurons with presence of senile plaques, neurofibrillary tangles, widespread neuronal network destruction, brain, and evident hippocampal atrophy; however, several factors are related to normal aging.