Alzheimer’s disease is a type of dementia that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior. Symptoms usually develop slowly and get worse over time, becoming severe enough to interfere with daily tasks.
Alzheimer’s disease advances and leads to increasingly severe symptoms. Some symptoms include: mood and behavior changes, confusion about events, time and place, suspicions about family and friends, difficulty speaking, swallowing and walking.
Wear the color PURPLE all month to support those living with Alzheimer’s disease and their families.
For more information visit www.alz.org