03 December 2008

10 warning signs of dementia

What you should look out for.

  • Recent memory loss that affects one’s job skills
  • Difficulty performing familiar tasks
  • Problems with finding words in everyday conversation
  • Disorientation for date and location
  • Poor or decreased judgment and decision making
  • Problems with calculation and recognising numbers
  • Misplacing things regularly
  • Inability to plan everyday activities
  • Changes in personality
  • Loss of initiative

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