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A nerve cell in the brain
An intellectual process by which one becomes aware of, perceives, or comprehends ideas; involves perception, thinking, reasoning, remembering
Severe impairment or loss of intellectual capacity and personality integration, due to the loss of or damage of neurons in the brain
Site of the brain deep inside the central hemisphere where short term memories are converted into long term memories
The tiny gap between nerve cells
A state of temporary but acute mental confusion
False dementia; there are signs and symptons of dementia but there have been no changes in the brain
Chemical substance acting as a messenger between neurons released by the axon on one neuron
Common cause of memory loss in the elderly, caused my multiple strokes
Lack of understanding; uncertainty
Most common type of permamnent dementia
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