Category: Neurocognitive Disorders

Two older women chat, carry yoga mats and water bottles as they walk in a park

May 5, 2023

Memory Loss—Normal Aging or Mild Cognitive Impairment?

MCI can progress to dementia, but it often doesn’t.

Geriatrics, Neurocognitive Disorders

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Therapist listening to patient talk

April 25, 2022

Cognitive Distortions Make Life Harder—Here’s How to Stay in Reality

Unhelpful thought patterns are common and burdensome but can be changed.

Mental Health, Neurocognitive Disorders

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UNC Neurology patient Russ Flowers and his wife Mary Jo

December 17, 2018

One Couple’s Journey with Primary Progressive Aphasia

This neurocognitive disorder that interferes with language abilities has changed the lives of Russell Flowers and his wife, Mary Jo.

Neurocognitive Disorders

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photo of backs of old couple as they walk in the park

June 26, 2018

Lesser-Known Dementias and the Difficulty of Diagnosing Them

A Q&A with Woody Durham’s neurologist.

Alzheimer's, Neurocognitive Disorders, Older Adult Health

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