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Laying the Foundation: Creating Your Plan for Senior Care

Is It Normal Aging or Early Memory Loss?: How to Know the Difference

Many symptoms of early memory loss can look a lot like normal aging. Without understanding diseases like Alzheimer’s and dementia, it can be hard to tell the difference. Unlike normal aging, where a few forgetful moments are commonplace, the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease completely disrupt a person’s daily life. In addition to memory problems, seniors living with Alzheimer’s experience a variety of cognitive and physical impairments that can, in no way, be considered normal.