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Living with Dementia

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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   

Alzheimer’s Disease

genetic evidence1 - dopamine levels1 - protein amyloid beta1 - wernicke's syndrome10 - alzheimer's risk3 - app3 - lipitor1 - vascular dementia diagnosis1 - blood thinning medications1 - dementia and down’s syndrome1 - hippocampal atrophy1 - treatments for alzheimer's1 - motor development1 - traumatic forms of dementia1 - alzheimer's-related plaque1 - micro-gliosis1 - coping strategies1 - sinus issues1 - parkinson's symptoms3 - cannabinoid receptors1 - physical exercise1 - paraphrenia1 - frontal-lobe degeneration1 - movement disorder2 - sleep loss1 - denture fit1 - cause of dementia5 - reversible dementia syndrome1 - voxel-based morphometry1 - frontal lobe dementia1 -