Signs of Alzheimer’s

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November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and National Caregiver Month.

Is it just forgetfulness or is it Alzheimer’s? Memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a sign of Alzheimer’s or another dementia. Below are ten warning signs and symptoms, people may experience one or more of these signs in different degrees.

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  1. Memory loss that disrupts daily life
  2. Challenges in planning or solving problems
  3. Difficulty completing familiar tasks at home, at work or at leisure
  4. Confusion with time or place
  5. Trouble understanding visual images and spatial relationships
  6. New problems with words in speaking or writing
  7. Misplacing things and losing the ability to retrace steps
  8. Decreased or poor judgment
  9. Withdrawal from work or social activities
  10. Changes in mood and personality

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