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Living with Dementia


Dementia during the nineteenth century

There is a major difference between eighteenth-century views on dementia and what the historian finds a century later when dementia starts to refer more or less specifically to states of cognitive impairment mostly affecting the elderly, and almost always irreversible. The word ‘amentia’ was no longer used in this context and started to name… Dementia during the nineteenth century   

Living With Dementia

semantic dementia1 - morphometry1 - cognitive health3 - dementia of lewy body1 - anti-hypertension medication1 - α-synuclein protein2 - anterograde amnesia10 - micro-gliosis1 - agitation2 - preventing alzheimer's1 - health and wellness1 - decline in memory1 - statins1 - eye tremor1 - memory problems3 - korsakoff's syndrome10 - physical exercise1 - syndrome of dementia1 - beta-secretase-1 protein1 - selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor2 - parkinson's dementia1 - dementia in elderly1 - early alzheimer's disease1 - frontotemporal degeneration1 - parkinson's treatment1 - disorientation3 - early alzheimer's3 - gastrointestinal disorders1 - tau proteins1 - overweight1 -