Answers to some common questions about dementia, memory, risk factors and treatments.
This page gives answers to some common questions about dementia, which we hope you will find helpful. It does not replace any advice given to you by doctors, pharmacists or nurses.
You can also read this information by downloading our booklet Dementia: your questions answered.
This information was updated in November 2018 and is due for review in November 2020. Please contact us if you would like a version with references.