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Top Medical Conditions That Mimic Dementia Symptoms

As we care for our parents and the generation of older adults, it’s important to recognize the signs and symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. However, it’s just as vital to know what else could show similar symptoms to memory loss. Older adults are more susceptible to medical conditions and illnesses that can cause dementia-like symptoms. Surprisingly, some of these conditions are quite common.

Introduction to Dementia: Stage, Causes & Treatment

Introduction to Dementia

Dementia and its most common form, Alzheimer’s disease, is a complex neurological disorder. According to the Alzheimer’s Association®, more than 5.3 million Americans are affected by Alzheimer’s disease, but despite its high prevalence, very few have a full understanding of the disease until it hits close to home. At the time of diagnosis, individuals and their families may be unaware of the wide range of symptoms and how Alzheimer’s disease will impact their daily lives.

Tips for Detecting 5 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

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