Dementia refers to the loss of a person’s intellectual ability and memory. As we get older, there is a certain loss of cognitive ability that is a normal part of aging. Dementia, however, refers to a much more severe and advanced loss of cognitive functioning. People who have dementia can lo…

It’s easy for most of us to take for granted our reading skills and the ability to understand and gain information from printed material. We don’t often think about it, but these activities are integral to daily life.