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Is It Dementia or Something Different?

...Alzheimer’s disease is an irreversible, progressive brain disease that gradually destroys memory and thinking skills. Eventually the ability to carry out simple tasks is also lost, as is the ability to recognize family members and communicate one’s needs. If Alzheimer’s strikes a person before age 65, it’s termed early on-set Alzheimer’s disease. Most people with the disease will show symptoms after the age of 65.

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