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Living with Dementia

Degenerationist Hypothesis

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   

Parkinson’s Disease Dementia

numeracy1 - transient ischaemic attack1 - vascular dementia warning signs1 - cognitive reserve1 - parkinson's disease protein1 - movement tremors1 - national alzheimer's project act1 - developing alzheimer's disease1 - brain damage2 - early dementia1 - petersen1 - early-onset alzheimer's1 - napa1 - deep brain stimulation2 - mild alzheimer's stage1 - tau3 - aids related dementia1 - olive oil1 - cognitive performance1 - amyloid plaque4 - stroke risk factors1 - oxidative stress1 - urinary incontinence2 - huntington’s disease2 - rates of dementia1 - mild dementia2 - slowed movement1 - cholesterol1 - vascular dementia13 - brain inflammation1 -