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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   

Going Home (A short film on Dementia)

decline in memory1 - hiv infection1 - good quality care1 - beta-blocker drugs1 - stress management1 - calmeil1 - lack of concentration1 - spect1 - fatal neurological disorder1 - remarriage1 - igfbp-31 - chuanhai cao1 - alzheimer's causes1 - alcoholic encephalopathy10 - cognitive functioning2 - movement tremors1 - alzheimer's patients7 - downs syndrome1 - alzheimer society1 - alzheimer's disease risk3 - urinary incontinence2 - vascular dementia warning signs1 - structural imaging1 - parkinson's patients5 - alzheimer sufferer1 - apoe gene3 - hippocampal atrophy1 - earliest stages of alzheimers disease1 - grandiosity1 - alzheimer's experience1 -