What are symptoms of dementia?

According to the Alzheimer’s society, ten symptoms state the onset of dementia. These include:
  • Repetition of stories
  • Frequent loss of thought or conversation
  • Feelings of anxiety, depression or anger at forgetfulness
  • Confusion – even in familiar environments
  • Forgetting the names of relatives, friends and everyday objects
  • Difficulty following conversations, television programs and the radio
  • Encountering trouble when remembering recent events but easily recalling the past.
  • Finding reading, talking and writing difficult
  • Thinking through and reasoning is a challenge.
  • People comment about the memory problems of your loved one