Senile dementia: alarming signals that should worry

Старческое слабоумие: тревожные сигналы, которые должны обеспокоить

Experts called the main symptoms of the disease of old age

Senile dementia or dementia is a syndrome in which there is deterioration in memory, thinking, behaviour and ability to perform everyday activities. Victims of this syndrome become more and more people by 2050, according to estimates by scientific experts, the number of cases of dementia could rise three times.

Scientists have talked about how to recognize senile dementia.

Старческое слабоумие: тревожные сигналы, которые должны обеспокоить

According to experts, between the first symptoms of senile dementia and its obvious manifestation, indicating a phase of active development of the syndrome, is typically 3-5 years.

In most cases, senile dementia begins to develop after 60 years, scientists warn. First, there is a violation of memory – people often forgets different items used in everyday life, while these items can be found in the most unexpected places.

Then the surrounding more and more I notice how it changes human behavior. Warning signs, allowing to suspect and recognize senile dementia, according to neuropsychiatric are apathy, as well as disruption of the circadian rhythm.

Rather typical signal of senile dementia is related to the surrounding up to the closest relatives suddenly appear suspicion, malice and aggression, human speech can be sarcastic and sometimes even offensive. Often the person who develops dementia, begins to accuse others of bad intentions and thefts.

Gradually senile dementia is increasingly grasps the intellectual human activity: usually at this stage of the syndrome, frequent episodes of loss of orientation in space. The forgetfulness of man becomes more significant and begins
interfere with even daily activities.

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