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Lewy body disease, also known as dementia with Lewy bodies, is one of the most common causes of dementia, according to the National Institutes of Health. It occurs when abnormal structures called Lewy bodies accumulate i... More »

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The treatment for Lewy body disease is usually difficult and there exists no cure for this condition, as stated by Mayo Clinic. Usually, the treatment is focused on easing the symptoms of the condition. It involves the u... More »

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Lewy body disease does not have clearly defined stages, and its progression is much less predictable than Alzheimer's disease, according to the Lewy Body Dementia Association. Duration of the neurological disorder ranges... More »

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The treatment for Lewy body disease is usually difficult and there exists no cure for this condition, as stated by Mayo Clinic. Usually, the treatment is focused on easing the symptoms of the condition. It involves the u... More »

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