Dementia is not a specific disease. It is a descriptive term for a collection of symptoms that can be caused by a number of disorders that affect the brain. People with dementia have significantly impaired intellectual functioning that interferes with normal activities and relationships. They also lose their ability to solve problems and maintain emotional control, and they may experience personality changes and behavioral problems, such as agitation, delusions, and hallucinations. While memory ...
Dementia as related to Brain and Nervous System
- Dementia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dementia, also known as senility, is a broad category of brain diseases that cause a long term and often gradual decrease in the ability to think and remember that is ...
- Brain & Nervous System Health Center - WebMD
The brain is one of the largest and most complex organs in the human body. It is made up of more than 100 billion nerves that communicate in trillions of connections ...
- Dementia 2016 | Dementia Conferences | CME Credits ...
OMICS International Conferences invites all the participants from all over the world to attend ‘5th International Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease & Dementia ...
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- Disorder Index - ninds.nih.gov
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- The Whole Brain Atlas - Harvard University
MRI views of the normal and diseased human brain. By Keith A. Johnson, MD and J. Alex Becker, PhD. A collaboration of MIT and Harvard University.
- Gray Matters: Too Much Screen Time Damages the Brain ...
Neuroimaging research shows excessive screen time damages the brain. “Taken together, [studies show] internet addiction is associated with structural and functional ...
- Brain Basics: Know Your Brain - ninds.nih.gov
Making Connections. The brain and the rest of the nervous system are composed of many different types of cells, but the primary functional unit is a cell ...
- Dopamine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Synthesis. Dopamine is synthesized in a restricted set of cell types, mainly neurons and cells in the medulla of the adrenal glands. The primary and minor metabolic ...