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Living with Dementia

Acute Excitement

Behaviours redolent of current dementia during this period

In the literature of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries (and indeed of earlier periods), it is possible to recognize behaviours that nowadays we may wish to refer as dementia being reported under different rubrics. For example, in relation to ‘Stupidity or Foolishness’, Thomas Willis (1684) wrote:

although it chiefly belongs to the rational… Behaviours redolent of current dementia during this period   

Parkinson’s Disease Dementia

emission computed tomography1 - psychosis polyneurotica1 - synaptic loss1 - early alzheimer's damage1 - dopamine-producing nerve cells1 - bladder troubles1 - granulin1 - rigidity1 - neuronix1 - epilepsy1 - late-day anxiety1 - alzheimer treatment1 - alzheimer's plan1 - dementia workers1 - fuller1 - alzheimer's treatments3 - aging5 - haldol1 - late-onset alzheimer's2 - coronary artery1 - schizophrenic1 - early-onset dementia2 - changes in mood1 - mentally weak1 - exelon1 - entorhinal cortex1 - degenerative neurological disorder1 - dementing illness1 - dementia symptoms3 - decline in memory1 -