Site updated at Wednesday, 22 June 2016

Living with Dementia


Behaviours redolent of current dementia during this period

In the literature of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries (and indeed of earlier periods), it is possible to recognize behaviours that nowadays we may wish to refer as dementia being reported under different rubrics. For example, in relation to ‘Stupidity or Foolishness’, Thomas Willis (1684) wrote:

although it chiefly belongs to the rational… Behaviours redolent of current dementia during this period   

Alzheimer’s Disease

progressive neurodegenerative disorder1 - α-synuclein2 - misplacing things1 - caregiving2 - functional psychosis1 - memantine1 - arteriosclerosis2 - sobrino1 - low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 61 - hiv patients1 - parkinsons disease10 - diabetes mellitus1 - physical weakness1 - arteriosclerotic dementia1 - neel nabar1 - huntington disease2 - cardiovascular risk factors1 - neurodegeneration2 - dementia sufferers1 - schizophrenia1 - huntington's disease8 - berrios and freeman1 - alzheimer's prevention1 - emotional distress1 - university of pennsylvania2 - dementia of lewy body1 - blood thinning medications1 - protein plaques1 - leeza gibbons1 - dimebon1 -