Category: Reversible Dementia

One Fifth of Dementia Has a Cure – Nutritional Deficinecies

Source: What Doctors Don’t Tell You © (Volume 5, Issue 12) WDDTY panelist Dr Melvyn Werbach believes that up to a fifth of all dementia in the elderly is reversible, and one large cause is malnutrition or malabsorption, or an inadequate amount of a number of nutrients. He and other nutritional specialists suggest that anyone […]

The Encyclopedia of Brain Disorders – And Some Odd Observations about My Mom

The Encyclopedia of the Brain and Brain Disorders p65 – 68 discusses types of dementia, including reversible/ curable dementia. Interesting to note is that page 65 indicates that dementia typically begins with memory loss, with patients asking the same question over and over again. This was not the case with my mom. Just another characteristic […]

Sleep Apnea Disguised as Dementia

Is it really dementia… or could it be sleep apnea? For some, a dementia cure may be as simple as diagnosing and treating sleep apnea. If your loved one snores or gasps in his or her sleep, or has already been diagnosed with this condition, sleep apnea may actually be causing reversible dementia in your […]

Hashimotos Encephalopathy – A Reversible Cause of Dementia

Hashimoto Encephalopathy (HE) A form of potentially reversible Autoimmune Dementia Steroid Response Encephalopathy Associated With Autoimmune Thyroiditis (SREAT), also known as Hashimoto Encephalopathy (HE) is characterised by confusion with or without myoclonus, seizures, hyperreflexia, and psychosis. Presentation may be an insidious development of cognitive impairment or recurrent acute episodes of focal neurological deficit with confusion […]

Dementia Cure – Reversible Pseudodementia

Another type of dementia for which there is a cure is Pseudodementia.  This form of dementia is reversible – completely. Unfortunately, because this form of dementia is not that well known, and since many doctors are not familiar with it, it often gets misdiagnosed as Alzhiemer’s or other forms of  non-treatable dementia for which there […]

Dementia Is Reversible in 20% of Cases Due To Nutritional Deficiency

Dementia is reversible in 20% of all elderly dementia patients due to hidden nutritional deficiencies, according to Dr. Melvyn Werbach. As we report here on, there are actually quite a number of different causes of reversible dementia, and proper diagnoses is imperative to ensure you or your loved one is not left to wither […]

A Dementia Cure?

Is there such thing as a dementia cure?  If you ask the average person on the street, “Is dementia curable?”,  most would probably assume not. Unfortunately, many doctors are very quick to say the same. However, the fact is, not only is there a cure for dementia in many instances – there are many potential […]