10 Early Signs of Alzheimer’s - Page 9

By Temma Ehrenfeld @temmaehrenfeld
April 18, 2017
28 Jun 2012, England, UK --- concerned mature seventy year old retired person --- Image by © David Burton/Corbis

9. Trouble finding words.

“It slipped my tongue.” As we age, we all have moments when we can’t pull up names, maybe for people we know slightly, streets, or public figures. But people with dementia have trouble recalling ordinary words. If these lapses regularly make it hard for you or a loved one to communicate, ask for a test.



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October 16, 2017

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Christopher Nystuen, MD, MBA