Frontotemporal Dementia- What is It and How Does It Compare with Alzheimer’s Dementia?


Frontotemporal dementia (FTD) accounts for 10-15% of all dementia cases in this country. It is a complex disease that primarily affects people in their 50s and 60s, whereas Alzheimer's dementia tends to affect people 65 and older. The number one onset symptom associated with FTD is behavorial issues.In Alzheimer's dementia, typically the behavioral issues develop later in the disease process. People with FTD often have explosive changes in their personality, with physical aggression occurring. To learn more about caring for a loved one with FTD, so to

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Frontotemporal Dementia- What is It and How Does It Compare with Alzheimer’s Dementia?

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