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Living with Dementia


Alzheimer’s disease

AD has become the prototypical form of dementia. From this point of view, a study of its origins should throw light on the evolution of the concept of dementia. The writings of Alzheimer, Fischer, Fuller, Lafora, Bonfiglio, Perusini, Ziveri, Kraepelin and other protagonists are deceptively fresh, and this makes anachronistic reading inevitable.  However,  the… Alzheimer’s disease   

Alzheimer’s Disease

spect1 - delusional misidentification1 - alzheimer’s disease8 - physical weakness1 - significant memory loss1 - diet high in carbohydrates1 - brain plaques1 - cognitive health3 - amyloid plaques13 - early-onset dementia2 - multiple system atrophy1 - plaque in alzheimer's disease1 - risk for cognitive decline1 - inflammation1 - movement tremors1 - pick’s disease1 - hearing1 - cognitive testing2 - abstract thinking1 - high-cholesterol diet1 - aids related dementia1 - thyroid disease1 - α-synuclein2 - medium spiny neurons1 - vesanic dementia2 - exposure to ddt1 - structural imaging1 - clinical conclusions1 - miller fisher1 - cortical atrophy1 -