Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease

  • Memory loss that disrupts daily life
  • Challenges in planning or solving problems
  • Difficulty completing/taking longer to complete familiar tasks
  • Confusion with time and place
  • Trouble understanding visual images and spatial relationships
  • New problems with words in speaking or writing
  • Misplacing things and losing the ability to retrace steps
  • Decreased or poor judgment
  • Withdrawal from work or social activities
  • Changes in mood and personality
  • Loss of spontaneity and sense of initiative
  • Repeating questions
  • Wandering or getting lost
  • Increase in anxiety and/or aggression
  • Problems coming up with the right words or remembering names