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Signs You May Be Developing Dementia, According to an Expert

Alzheimer's is a progressive brain disease that causes a slow decline in a person's ability to remember, think, plan and ultimately function, according to the Alzheimer's Association. It impacts more than 6 million Americans, who are living with the disease. And by 2050, that number is projected to skyrocket to nearly 13 million. While there is no cure for Alzheimer's or dementia, identifying it early on is key in treatment. Read on for the early signs and symptoms.

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Signs You May Be Developing Dementia, According to an Expert
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    If You Notice This When Talking, You May Have Dementia

    If You Notice This When Talking, You May Have Dementia

    Noticing these may be reason to see a doctor. The progressive brain disorder known as dementia affects several important areas of the brain, which can …

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