Alzheimerâ€™s is a neurological disorder in which brain cells are degenerated resulting in memory loss and cognitive decline. The size of brain shrinks with Alzheimerâ€™s. Usually Alzheimerâ€™s progress in 3 stages: preclinical (no signs or symptoms), mild cognitive impairment and Dementia. People above 65 years of age are at more risk for Alzheimerâ€™s disease.
Some of the symptoms of Alzheimerâ€™s:
Inability to remember new things or forgetting things
Misplacing things and forgetting
Speech, spelling or writing errors
Compulsive behavior disorder
When should you consult a doctor?
Consult a doctor when you notice severe memory problems in the daily routine at the earliest to avoid serious risk.