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Living with Dementia


Alzheimer’s disease

AD has become the prototypical form of dementia. From this point of view, a study of its origins should throw light on the evolution of the concept of dementia. The writings of Alzheimer, Fischer, Fuller, Lafora, Bonfiglio, Perusini, Ziveri, Kraepelin and other protagonists are deceptively fresh, and this makes anachronistic reading inevitable.  However,  the… Alzheimer’s disease   

Going Home (A short film on Dementia)

mini-cognitive assessment1 - undertreatment of dementia1 - tia2 - neurofibrillary tangle1 - amyloidosis1 - dementia risk4 - presenile-onset disease1 - vascular health1 - physical reality exercises1 - coronary artery1 - calmeil1 - alcohol abuse4 - sporadic parkinson's disease1 - impaired balance and coordination1 - delirious episode1 - razadyne1 - creutzfeldt-jakob disease5 - pomegranate1 - abeta peptides1 - dysarthria1 - failing memory1 - magnetic resonance imaging3 - tau proteins1 - lethal condition1 - amyloid-beta plaque1 - lou gehrig's disease1 - aggression or irritability1 - temporal orientation1 - wernicke-korsakoff syndrome15 - types of dementia2 -