This section includes information on some of the more common types of dementia. There are links to Alzheimer Scotland information sheets which explain more about each illness.

Title Type of information or resource Last updated

Alzheimer's disease

Online and downloadable 11 August 2017

Behaviour Variant Frontotemporal dementia (FTD)

Online and downloadable 19 February 2016

CADASIL

Online and downloadable 19 February 2016

Dementia with Lewy bodies

Online and downloadable 8 December 2016

HIV associated dementia and AIDS dementia complex

Online and downloadable 23 March 2016

Korsakoff’s Syndrome

Online and downloadable 19 February 2016

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and cognitive problems

Online and downloadable 19 February 2016

Parkinson’s disease with dementia

Online and downloadable 19 February 2016

Posterior Cortical Atrophy

Online and downloadable 19 February 2016

Progressive Non Fluent Aphasia (PNFA)

Online and downloadable 23 June 2016

Semantic dementia

Online and downloadable 19 February 2016

Vascular dementia

Online and downloadable 8 December 2016

What is dementia?

Online and downloadable 26 May 2015

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