Site updated at Wednesday, 22 June 2016

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   

Alzheimer’s Disease

memory robbing disease1 - wernicke-korsakoff syndrome15 - 1215-lipoxygenase1 - humor therapy1 - cancer1 - coronary heart disease1 - positron emission tomography3 - progression of parkinson's1 - coffee consumption1 - schizophrenic1 - vad2 - early-onset familial ad1 - parkinson's disease dementia2 - thinking abilities1 - giant unilamellar vesicles1 - behavioral problems1 - drug addiction1 - atherosclerotic plaques2 - fish oil supplements1 - berrios and freeman1 - prostate cancer1 - hyperammonemia1 - lewy body parkinson's disease1 - brewer1 - long-term memory1 - alzheimer's imaging agents1 - apoe gene3 - alzheimer's society2 - hiv1 - alzheimer’s and dementia1 -