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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

alzheimers gene1 - sleep-disordered breathing1 - decline in cognitive functioning1 - small silent stroke1 - carl schneider1 - merck1 - early-onset familial ad1 - skin problems1 - american delirium society1 - igfbp-31 - cognitive decline19 - alcoholism1 - cardiac surgery2 - dementia types1 - development of alzheimer's1 - mental faculties2 - late-onset alzheimer's2 - oral health1 - ziprasidone1 - functional activation studies1 - developing alzheimer's disease1 - sodium benzoate1 - phosphorylated alpha-synuclein1 - judgment1 - alzheimer’s disease8 - cognitive functions1 - brain functions in patients1 - repair damaged nerve tissue1 - cognitive impairment10 - amyloidosis1 -