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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   

Living With Dementia

earliest stages of alzheimers disease1 - perusini1 - neuroanatomical changes1 - amyloid plaques13 - advanced dementia1 - parkinsons diagnosis1 - alzheimer's causes1 - pseudodementia2 - amyloid beta 42 peptide1 - confabulatory euphoria1 - physical exercise1 - β-amyloid1 - atorvastatin1 - pd dementia1 - late-onset alzheimers disease1 - degenerative brain disease1 - arteriosclerosis2 - mayo clinic1 - meryl streep1 - amyloid plaque4 - delay dementia1 - alzheimer disease6 - dementiaantipsychotic drugs1 - progression of pd1 - memory loss20 - dimebon1 - neuronal membrane1 - neurofilaments1 - hippocampus6 - cognitive abilities1 -