Site updated at Wednesday, 22 June 2016

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)

social withdrawal1 - risk of alzheimer's3 - uncategorized1 - synthetic tau fibrils1 - dementia friends1 - huntington’s disease2 - diet high in carbohydrates1 - treat alzheimer's1 - structural imaging1 - white matter hyperintensities1 - alzheimers association1 - zilboorg1 - memory lapses2 - dementia progression1 - hiv1 - non-familial parkinson's1 - mild alzheimer's disease1 - cause tuberculosis1 - grandiosity1 - tfp5 treatment1 - cognitive health3 - computerized tomography1 - hallucinations1 - cjd2 - ftd1 - neurofilaments1 - induced pluripotent stem cells1 - parkinson's sufferer1 - huntington's disease8 - problems with memory1 -