Dementia often refers to the collection of symptoms relating to mental deterioration, confusion and memory loss. Many people suffer from dementia as a result of old age, brain damage, lifestyle factors, or other medical conditions. Being familiar with the early signs is the first step in identifying and treating the condition. use cookies and other similar technologies on this website to improve your browsing experience and functionality of our site. By clicking “I accept cookies”, you consent to the storing on your device of all the technologies described in our Cookies Policy.