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Living with Dementia

Latin 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   

Parkinson’s Disease Dementia

alzheimer's proteins1 - vascular damage1 - csf1 - berrios and freeman1 - deep-brain stimulation3 - physical reality1 - prion disease1 - care or dementia1 - creutzfeldt-jakob disease5 - trouble sleeping1 - vitamin b12 deficiency1 - elderly people1 - memory7 - beta amyloid3 - frontal lobe dementia1 - delay dementia1 - hippocampus6 - impassable plaques1 - ßsecretase-11 - bapineuzumab1 - hiv infection1 - cortical atrophy1 - parkinsons diagnosis1 - apoe gene3 - urinary incontinence2 - idiocy1 - alzheimer's disease prevention1 - cognitive skills2 - executive function1 - neuronal activity1 -