10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's Disease
More Than Just a Senior Moment

More Than Just a Senior Moment

Which aisle stocks the peanut butter? Where is the project file? What's the name of that actor in the movie we saw last week? These are all questions that can unhinge our memory at times. A little memory blip is nothing to worry about. We all have them now and then. But some occurrences could signal a more serious memory problem. Although aging ups the risk for developing Alzheimer's disease (AD), the condition isn't a normal part of aging. So how do you know what's normal behavior and what's not? Here are 10 red flags to watch out for.

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  1. Alzheimer's Association. 10 Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer's Disease. https://www.alz.org/10-signs-symptoms-alzheimers-dementia.asp

  2. National Institute on Aging. What Are the Signs of Alzheimer's Disease? https://www.nia.nih.gov/health/what-are-signs-alzheimers-disease
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