August Alzheimer's Disease Facts

August 22, 2016

Alzheimer's Disease Symptoms.

Please contact a physician with any memory loss that disrupts daily life.

• Challenges in planning or solving problems.

• Difficulty completing familiar tasks at home, at work

or at leisure.

• Confusion with time or place.

• Trouble understanding visual images and spatial relationships.

• New problems with words when speaking or writing.

• Misplacing things and losing the ability to retrace steps.

• Decreased or poor judgment.

• Withdrawal from work or social activities.

• Changes in mood and personality, including apathy and depression.

• Increased anxiety, agitation and sleep disturbances.

Credit: Alzheimer's Association Facts and Figures 2016

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