PSY 3369 Adulthood & Development Notes

O dementia and alzheimers disease dementia mental

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Unformatted text preview: c replicas. o Sensory Abilities: visual sharpness diminishes, and distance perception and adaption to changes in light level is less acute. Everything just sucks. Can’t see. o Health: immune system weakens so the risk of getting cancer is higher. o Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease: §༊ Dementia: mental erosion. A series of small strokes, a brain tumor, or alcohol dependence can progressively damage the brain. §༊ Alzheimer’s dise...
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