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Living with Dementia


Dementia: general aspects - Terms

Up to the 1700s, states of cognitive and behavioural deterioration of whatever origin ending up in psychosocial incompetence were called amentia, dementia, imbecility, morosis, fatuitas, anoea, foolishness, stupidity, simplicity, carus, idiocy, dotage and senility. In Roman times, the word ‘dementia’ was also used to mean ‘being out of one’s mind, insanity, madness, folly’ (Lewis… Dementia: general aspects - Terms   

Parkinson’s Disease Dementia

personal care1 - dementing illness1 - brain structure1 - inflammatory process1 - lewis and short1 - alzheimer's signs1 - parkinson's symptoms3 - effective aging1 - decline in memory1 - lrp61 - reverse cholesterol transport1 - quantitative structural neuroimaging1 - mental impairment1 - sleep-disordered breathing1 - transient ischaemic attack1 - dementia of the alzheimer type1 - mri scan1 - stiffness2 - brain health1 - lafora1 - hypertension3 - brain changes1 - moderate dementia1 - ucla1 - alzheimer's genes1 - coronary artery1 - thyroid disease1 - hepcidin1 - memory problems3 - blood markers1 -