Dementia & Related Diseases Auguste Deter-The First known person in history to have Altzhimer's Disease She was 51 when diagnosed, 56 when died (1906) Alois Alzheimer 1864-1915: Who Auguste D went to for her problems. Demenita- General brain disease
Straight & Narrow Pathway- Stable and miserable. Stuck in a big rut & can't get out. Memantine works by reducing the excitation of neurons. The activty it reduces is destructive to the neurons. Older people have difficulty with Source Memory(where a
Psychology of Aging Lecture Notes March 25, 2008
Language- What are the effects of aging on Language? Better or worse with time?
The Score Card: Factors that contribute to decline Slower reading rate Changes in hearing a speech preservation Slowing o
1) _ is the process of converting the physical world into mental representation and
relaying that information to the brain.
2) Converting the physical world into mental representation is called
_ and relaying that information to the brain is _.