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Living with Dementia

Neuronal Degeneration

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease is an unusual neurologic disorder, with a prevalence of approximately 1 case per million population, which is about 1/10,000 that of Alzheimer’s disease. Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease has captured widespread attention, in part because of the recent epidemic of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (“mad cow disease”) and the appearance of 139 cases of “new-variant” Creutzfeldt-Jakob… Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease   



Alzheimer’s Disease

bucknill1 - beta secretase1 - alzheimer’s disease8 - increased dementia risk1 - greek paranoia1 - hepcidin1 - thiamin deficiency1 - slower overall movement1 - failing memory1 - rigidity1 - apoplectic dementia1 - phosphodiester1 - low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 61 - symptomatic benefit1 - oral health1 - blood pressure6 - early alzheimer's disease1 - amyloid-beta4 - memory disorders2 - people with dementia4 - diabetes10 - brain changes1 - statins1 - prevention of delirium1 - dementia with lewy bodies3 - great mimicker1 - deep-brain stimulation3 - retinopathy1 - degenerative brain disease1 - treatment of alzheimer's disease1 -