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What has the author W Miles Cox written?

W. Miles Cox has written: 'Why People Drink' 'Handbook of motivational counseling' -- subject(s): Motivational interviewing, Goal (Psychology), Counseling of, Motivation (Psychology), Addicts, Behavior modification, Motivation, Methods, Alcohol-Related Disorders, Therapy, Counseling, Psychotherapy 'The addictive personality'

How do you get dementia?

You don't 'get' dementia like you get a cold. There are many causes of dementia, Alzheimer's dementia being the most common. There is also vascular dementia that is caused by having a stroke due to high cholesterol/triglycerides. There is a… Full Answer

Types of Dementia?

There are many forms of dementia, a category of diseases characterized by memory loss, cognitive impairment, and changes in personality or behavior. Types of dementia include cortical dementia, subcortical dementia, and multi-infarct dementia. Alzheimer's and Parkinson's are the most commonly… Full Answer

What causes dementia?

There are many causes of dementia. Dementia is a term for a group of symptoms. The common irreversible causes of dementia include Alzheimer's disease, Lewy Body dementia, Fronto-temporal dementia and Vascular dementia. Some treatable causes of dementia are Normal Pressure… Full Answer

Can dementia cause brain lesions?

It is not dementia that causes brain lesions. It is the brain lesions that could have caused Dementia. Dementia Praecox was the type of dementia that involved brain lesions post mortem. You can try to read passages from the "Dementia… Full Answer