Dementia is a progressive illness, which is caused when disease damages the brain. There are different types of dementia, and symptoms vary from individual to individual. It is a brain disease that can cause memory loss, personality changes and impaired reasoning.
- If you suspect any of the following symptoms in someone you care for getting help early on can improve the quality of their life.
- Symptoms to look out for:
- Poor memory
- Poor concentration
- Problems holding a conversation
- Getting confused or disorientated
- Changes in personality
- Mood swings