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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   

Alzheimer’s Disease

mild traumatic brain injury1 - lewy body1 - frontal-lobe degeneration1 - sinus issues1 - risk of death1 - late-day anxiety1 - citalopram2 - amyloid plaques13 - amyloid beta Αβ plaques1 - common form of dementia1 - structural changes1 - dementia care program1 - early-stage parkinsons1 - resveratrol1 - mental exercises1 - increased dementia risk1 - pseudodementia2 - frontotemporal dementia signs1 - reverse cholesterol transport1 - emotional lability1 - alcoholism1 - sobrino1 - positron emission tomography3 - huntington's chorea1 - benzodiazepine1 - early-onset familial ad1 - impaired balance and coordination1 - earliest stages of alzheimers disease1 - cognitive health3 - cortical atrophy1 -