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Living with Dementia


Dementia: general aspects - Terms

Up to the 1700s, states of cognitive and behavioural deterioration of whatever origin ending up in psychosocial incompetence were called amentia, dementia, imbecility, morosis, fatuitas, anoea, foolishness, stupidity, simplicity, carus, idiocy, dotage and senility. In Roman times, the word ‘dementia’ was also used to mean ‘being out of one’s mind, insanity, madness, folly’ (Lewis… Dementia: general aspects - Terms   

Living with Dementia: I’m Still Here

stroke risk factors1 - learning skills1 - circumscribed cerebral atrophy1 - hearing loss1 - anterograde amnesia10 - frontotemporal dementia8 - traumatic forms of dementia1 - sleep1 - long-term memory1 - islet amyloid polypeptide1 - alzheimer's drug5 - overweight people1 - sobrino1 - progression of parkinson's1 - stress management1 - haldol1 - small-vessel cerebrovascular disease1 - symptoms of vascular dementia1 - parkinsonism1 - pick’s disease1 - dopaminergic neurons1 - fronto temporal lobar degeneration1 - mental function1 - heart health risk1 - cognitive decline19 - grandiosity1 - amyloid beta protein2 - brain disorder1 - hospice2 - micro-gliosis1 -