Alzheimer's disease is common in older people and many individuals may be caring for a relative or friend with the condition. This web site is designed to help people recognise the early signs of Alzheimer’s disease and provides guidance for seeking help and advice for those who are concerned about someone close to them.
Signs & Symptoms
Becoming forgetful does not necessarily indicate Alzheimer’s disease, as memory loss can be an effect of aging. There are key differences between Alzheimer’s disease symptoms and normal ageing. Do you know what the differences are?
Just like the rest of our bodies, our brains change as we age. However, serious memory loss, confusion and other major changes in the way our minds work are not a normal part of ageing.