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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   

What is dementia?

mild cognitive impairment22 - neurotoxic oligomers1 - permanent brain damage1 - alzheimer society1 - hiv1 - fatuitas1 - signs of alzheimers1 - neel nabar1 - dementia patients care1 - tavi2 - sodium benzoate1 - alzheimers symptoms1 - tomosyn1 - atherosclerosis7 - smile study1 - enlarged ventricles1 - mild tbi1 - stiffness2 - hippocampal atrophy1 - frontal-lobe degeneration1 - visual hallucinations1 - positron emission tomography3 - melancholia2 - brain inflammation1 - improved recognition1 - invisible disease1 - dementia of lewy body1 - professor lewy1 - cause of dementia5 - parkinsons related dementia1 -