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Living with Dementia


Behaviours redolent of current dementia during this period

In the literature of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries (and indeed of earlier periods), it is possible to recognize behaviours that nowadays we may wish to refer as dementia being reported under different rubrics. For example, in relation to ‘Stupidity or Foolishness’, Thomas Willis (1684) wrote:

although it chiefly belongs to the rational… Behaviours redolent of current dementia during this period   

What is dementia?

aripiprazole1 - hyperammonemia1 - overweight1 - dementia135 - sundowning2 - huntingtons disease4 - alzheimer disease6 - csf1 - abeta1 - dementia sufferers1 - cognitive decline19 - signs of alzheimer's1 - sinus issues1 - amyloid-beta4 - senile dementia4 - alzheimer's patients7 - wernicke's-korsakoff syndrome10 - risk for alzheimer disease1 - risk of parkinson's1 - intracoronary ultrasound1 - behaviours redolent1 - transcatheter aortic valve implantation2 - mixed forms1 - high-dose chemotherapy1 - personal care1 - deficiency of thiamine1 - alzheimer's diagnosis2 - preparing for appointment1 - dementia and down’s syndrome1 - amnestic mild cognitive impairment1 -