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Korsakoff's syndrome = caused by thiamine deficiency linked to chronic alcohol abuse and/or severe malnutrition

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Korsakoff syndrome, often associated with alcoholism, is a dementia related to Alzheimer's disease. Learn about Korsakoff symptoms and treatment and get support resources.

Wernicke Korsakoff's syndrome, also known as "Wet Brain" is a serious neurological disorder caused by a severe lack of Vitamin B1 (thiamine) in the brain.

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Alcohol-Altered Genes Blamed for Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

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from Sober Nation

The Dangers of Korsakoff Syndrome

The Dangers of Korsakoff Syndrome - https://www.sobernation.com/the-dangers-of-korsakoff-syndrome/#utm_sguid=167060,2389c4e5-548b-d995-0270-98d0fd52ff8c

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Korsakoff Syndrome | Signs, Symptoms, & Diagnosis

Korsakoff Syndrome | Signs, Symptoms, & Diagnosis. Those with Korsakoff syndrome may "confabulate," or make up, information they can't remember. They are not "lying" but may actually believe their invented explanations. Scientists don't yet understand why Korsakoff syndrome may cause confabulation.

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#mind: Alzheimer's disease and Korsakoff's syndrome: Learn about how Alzheimer's Disease and Korsakoff's Syndrome affect memory.

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Korsakoff syndrome, often associated with alcoholism, is a dementia related to Alzheimer's disease. Learn about Korsakoff symptoms and treatment and get support resources.

Korsakoff Syndrome | Signs, Symptoms, & Diagnosis