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Living with Dementia

Behaviours Redolent

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

rates of dementia1 - aphasia4 - alcoholism1 - risk of dementia12 - cause of alzheimer's1 - early alzheimer's damage1 - magnetic resonance spectroscopy1 - treat parkinson's1 - metabolic syndrome1 - ad diagnosing1 - alzheimer's-like tau tangles1 - β-amyloid1 - parkinson's treatment1 - electroencephalogram1 - parkinson's dementia1 - nilotinib1 - verbal fluency1 - induced pluripotent stem cells1 - agitation2 - korsakoff's syndrome10 - declines in memory1 - dopamine6 - deep-brain stimulation3 - amylin deposition1 - memory loss20 - significant memory loss1 - downs syndrome1 - parkinson's psychosis1 - insomnia2 - decline in cognitive functioning1 -