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Vascular dementia

What is vascular dementia?

Symptoms of vascular dementia

How vascular dementia develops

Causes of vascular dementia

Medicines for vascular dementia

More information about dementia

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  • Produced by Nick Ridgman, Lead Health Editor, Bupa UK Health Content Team, December 2016
    Reviewed by Professor Graham Stokes, Bupa Global Director of Dementia Care
    Next review due December 2019

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