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Living with Dementia

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Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease is an unusual neurologic disorder, with a prevalence of approximately 1 case per million population, which is about 1/10,000 that of Alzheimer’s disease. Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease has captured widespread attention, in part because of the recent epidemic of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (“mad cow disease”) and the appearance of 139 cases of “new-variant” Creutzfeldt-Jakob… Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease   

Enid and George - Life with dementia

common form of dementia1 - fronto temporal lobar degeneration1 - early signs of dementia1 - korsakoff syndrome3 - alzheimers symptoms1 - cerebral haemorrhage1 - quantitative structural neuroimaging1 - selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor2 - beta-secretase-1 protein1 - coronary artery1 - amnesia1 - depression14 - the journal of neuroscience1 - against alzheimer's1 - pre-dementia stage1 - dementia screening1 - gray matter1 - myxoedema1 - haloperidol2 - vascular dementia warning signs1 - alzheimer's brain1 - spread of alzheimers1 - high-dose chemotherapy1 - ireland's national dementia strategy1 - beta amyloid protein1 - effective aging1 - csf1 - cerebral blood vessels1 - thinking abilities1 - α-synuclein protein2 -