A couple of recent articles imply that vascular dementia diagnosis may be dropping. The reasons stated are that scientists are learning more about how to stop some some of the causes. The word gets to the public and the public response is to follow the advice given. On the other hand, diagnosis of dementia caused by alzheimer’s disease is increasing.
The difference between the two different causes of dementia must be stated on a regular basis. The scientific community is an amazing group of folks. So many variables must be considered and they have to be considered at all times.