Early Signs of Alzheimer's Disease

Forgetfulness is common in seniors, but how can you tell when forgetting things is something more? The early stages of Alzheimer’s disease can be subtle, but it is important to recognize the signs so that treatment can begin as soon as possible. Although there is no cure for Alzheimer’s, there are medications that can slow the disease progression.

Watch this video to learn about the early warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease. You may notice that a person with Alzheimer’s struggles to find the right words during conversations or that he or she frequently misplaces things. In the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease, a person may also become agitated more easily or be overly emotional.

When your loved one has Alzheimer’s, Avalon Memory Care is here to provide compassionate care in a home-like environment. To learn more about our memory care services, call our Dallas location at (214) 752-7050.