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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   

Enid and George - Life with dementia

cognitive symptoms1 - cotard's syndrome1 - examination of handwriting1 - tfp5 treatment1 - blood thinning medications1 - misplacing things1 - apoe gene3 - marijuana1 - sleep1 - fuller1 - tau proteins1 - cajal-retzius cell1 - adam10 enzyme1 - cerebrovascular disease1 - memory disorders2 - alzheimers patients3 - parkinson's drug2 - amyloid β1 - loss of balance1 - alcohol-related brain damage1 - alzheimer's causes1 - physical reality exercises1 - arnold pick1 - alzheimer's diagnosis2 - parkinson's7 - kraepelin3 - structural imaging1 - apolipoprotein e41 - multiple system atrophy1 - alzheimer's disease biomarkers1 -