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Living with Dementia

Motor Symptoms

Dementia during the nineteenth century

There is a major difference between eighteenth-century views on dementia and what the historian finds a century later when dementia starts to refer more or less specifically to states of cognitive impairment mostly affecting the elderly, and almost always irreversible. The word ‘amentia’ was no longer used in this context and started to name… Dementia during the nineteenth century   

What is dementia?

glucose hypometabolism1 - elderly people1 - hip fracture1 - anti-hypertension medication1 - autism spectrum disorder1 - diabetes10 - alzheimer's risk4 - carotid ultrasound1 - antihypertensive drugs1 - pocd1 - inheritable dominant disease1 - amyloid beta precursor protein1 - parkinson's disease risk1 - blood thinning medications1 - misplacing things1 - gray matter1 - dementia friends1 - alzheimer's brain1 - mood changes1 - loss of memory3 - protein plaques1 - insomnia2 - dopamine6 - late-onset alzheimers disease1 - dysarthria1 - igf-11 - cardiac surgery2 - phosphodiester1 - atorvastatin1 - vascular health1 -