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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   

I have Alzheimer Disease

symptoms of vascular dementia1 - parkinson disease3 - gene therapy1 - involuntary movements2 - creutzfeldt-jakob disease5 - historical hypotheses1 - short-term memory problems1 - blood sugar3 - amyloid-β421 - substantial hippocampal atrophy1 - cognition function1 - atypical antipsychotic drugs1 - sinequan1 - reversible dementia1 - benzodiazepine1 - ssri2 - huntington gene1 - korsakoff's syndrome10 - pick's disease2 - pd dementia1 - alzheimer's symptoms2 - exercise games1 - early-onset familial ad1 - care or dementia1 - prevent dementia4 - wernicke's disease10 - neurologic disorder1 - dotage1 - petersen1 - quality sleep1 -