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 September 2018

Behaviour Variant Frontotemporal dementia (FTD)

Online and downloadable 19 February 2016

CADASIL

Online and downloadable 11 September 2018

Dementia with Lewy bodies

Online and downloadable 9 August 2018

HIV associated dementia and AIDS dementia complex

Online and downloadable 11 September 2018

Korsakoff’s Syndrome

Online and downloadable 11 September 2018

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and cognitive problems

Online and downloadable 11 September 2018

Parkinson’s disease with dementia

Online and downloadable 11 September 2018

Posterior Cortical Atrophy

Online and downloadable 11 September 2018

Progressive Non Fluent Aphasia (PNFA)

Online and downloadable 11 September 2018

Semantic dementia

Online and downloadable 11 September 2018

Vascular dementia

Online and downloadable 2 August 2018

What is dementia?

Online and downloadable 1 August 2018

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