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Living with Dementia

Examination Of Handwriting

Dementia: general aspects - Terms

Up to the 1700s, states of cognitive and behavioural deterioration of whatever origin ending up in psychosocial incompetence were called amentia, dementia, imbecility, morosis, fatuitas, anoea, foolishness, stupidity, simplicity, carus, idiocy, dotage and senility. In Roman times, the word ‘dementia’ was also used to mean ‘being out of one’s mind, insanity, madness, folly’ (Lewis… Dementia: general aspects - Terms   

Going Home (A short film on Dementia)

early-onset familial ad1 - alzheimer's genes1 - amyloid precursor protein5 - memory tests1 - miller fisher1 - beta amyloid plaques1 - p-tau1 - presbyophrenia1 - ziprasidone1 - apolipoprotein e2 - parkinson's sufferer1 - rheumatoid arthritis1 - alzheimer's patient1 - high oestrogen levels1 - lafora1 - transient ischemic attack1 - beta secretase1 - neuropathology of ad1 - vitamin b12 deficiency1 - acute excitement1 - alzheimer's disease187 - alzheimers disease triggers1 - amyloid protein1 - broken bones1 - parkinson's treatment1 - inflammatory process1 - neurodegenerative movement disorder1 - alzheimer's association6 - amyloid β1 - nerve cell1 -