What You Need To Know About Alzheimer’s Warning Signs
1-Memory loss that disrupts daily life-What’s a typical age-related change?
Sometimes forgetting names or appointments, but remembering them later.
2-Challenges in planning or solving problems–Making occasional errors when managing finances or household bills.
3-Difficulty completing familiar tasks-Occasionally needing help to use microwave settings or to record a TV show.
4- Confusion with time or place- Getting confused about the day of the week but figuring it out later.
5- Trouble understanding visual images and spatial relationships
Getting confused about the day of the week but figuring it out later.
6- New problems with words in speaking or writing- Sometime having trouble finding the right word.
7-Misplacing things and losing the ability to retrace steps. -Misplacing things from time to time and retracing steps to find them.
8- Decreased or Poor Judgment–Making a bad decision or mistake once in a while, like neglecting to change the oil in the car.
9-Withdrawal from work or social activities–Sometimes feeling uninterested in family or social obligations.
10 Changes in mood and personality– Developing very specific ways of doing things and becoming irritable when a routine is disrupted.
Get your copy of 10 Warning Signs Worksheet-https://www.alz.org/media/Documents/alzheimers-dementia-10-signs-worksheet.pdf