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Living with Dementia

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Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Signs and Symptoms

Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) is a transmissible, rapidly progressing, fatal neurodegenerative disorder called a spongioform degeneration that seems to be related to “mad cow disease.”

Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) affects many areas of the brain. At UCSF, CJD is sometimes called the “great mimicker” because it causes symptoms that occur in many other neurological diseases. … Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Signs and Symptoms   

Dementia remains ‘hidden disease’

AROUND 4,000 people are being diagnosed with dementia every year but it remains a largely hidden and largely invisible disease, a new report warned yesterday.

The report found that the diagnosis of dementia was the exception rather than the rule for those who lived at home, as opposed to in care.

There are now… Dementia remains ‘hidden disease’   

Alzheimer’s Disease

numeracy1 - dantrolene1 - alzheimers disease center1 - amyloid precursor protein6 - deep brain stimulation2 - sleep tied to alzheimer's1 - cognitive function9 - cerebral blood vessels1 - good quality care1 - amyloidosis1 - motor development1 - signs of dementia6 - cognitive deterioration2 - lrp61 - national alzheimer's project act1 - α-synuclein2 - lewy body disease1 - cvd1 - lucretius1 - brain disorder1 - beta amyloid protein1 - general anesthesia1 - ataxia4 - neuroanatomical changes1 - confabulation1 - abeta peptides1 - citalopram2 - eye tremor1 - decline of memory1 - apoe genotype1 -