As families joyously gather together to celebrate the holidays this year, it is the perfect time to assess your aging loved ones for signs of Alzheimer’s disease. The holidays typically mark the one time per year that the entire family is together, giving everyone the same “birds-eye view” of the seniors in their family and how they are faring in life. While it might not be the most joyous thing to talk about, it is important to get care as early as possible in order to help your loved one live the healthiest, most productive life possible.
There are a few common warning signs that people will exhibit when they are experiencing Alzheimer’s disease. Not everyone will experience the same symptoms nor will everyone experience all of them. But if you start to notice even a few, consulting with the doctor is best. [Read more…]