What is Vascular Dementia?

What is vascular dementia and what causes the disease?

Vascular dementia is caused when vessels carrying blood to the brain are damaged

What is vascular dementia and what causes the disease?

When the vascular system is damaged, blood is unable to reach the brain cells causing them to die. This can lead to areas of an individuals memory unable to work correctly. This is often refered to as vascular dementia.

Vascular damage most commonly occurs in people who suffer from conditions like diabetes, heart problems, high blood pressure and high cholesterol. » Read more