What Are Symptoms of Alzheimer's?

Q:
What are symptoms of alzheimer’s?

A:
Alzheimer’s is the most common cause of dementia, a general term for memory loss and other cognitive abilities serious enough to interfere with daily life. Alzheimer’s disease accounts for 60 percent to 80 percent of dementia cases.

Signs and symptoms of Alzheimer’s include:

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

To learn more you should go to a medical professional.

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