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Some early warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease aren’t as obvious as others. While many people associate Alzheimer’s with forgetfulness and confusion, other signs of the disease are easier to overlook. A change in behavior is one.
If a previously easygoing senior is now quick to anger or easily agitated, it’s probably something to discuss with a physician. While it might be caused by an infection or vitamin deficiency that can be remedied with medical intervention, it could also be an early sign of Alzheimer’s disease.
7 Early Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease
Here are a few changes that should be discussed with the senior’s primary care physician:
Memory Care at Sunrise
Environment can play a big role in helping an adult with Alzheimer’s feel safe and empowered. It’s something we do well in the Reminiscence Neighborhoods at Sunrise Senior Living communities. From our experienced caregivers to our dedicated dining programs, we encourage you to visit the Sunrise community nearest you to learn more about memory care.