Alzheimer’s is a disease that is usually recognized as the disease that is related to the loss of memory of the aged people or else the disease related to forgetfulness as the affected person gradually begins to lose his memory. Consequently, the affected person fails to remember even the name of his friends and relatives.
The particular person not even remembers the faces of his family members. The person completely fails to remember a lot of details related to his day to day activities and his life. So, just because of this, the patient has to rely on other people for all sorts of activities he has to perform.
Go through the points given below just to get an idea about the problems related to the Alzheimer’s disease:
- Recent Memory loss is the most common sign of this disease. In this situation, the person mainly is unable to recall the recently discovered information.
- In some cases the symptoms include overlooking of some main events or dates, asking for the same thing again and again, over and over.
- So, basically they are dependent on certain memory supporters such as reminders, electronic devices or else members of their family for their daily jobs.
- They may face problems in joining a discussion.
- They might come to a halt in the middle of some sort of conversation and get totally confused that how they continue with the further chat.
- They might face difficulties in searching out the exact word or they are likely to call things by some incorrect name.
For instance: in place of a ‘watch’, they are more likely to call it a ‘hand clock’ instead.
The people who are suffering from Alzheimer’s face problems in:
- speaking clearly
- speech generation
- social behavior
- Assessment of emotion
- movement of body parts
- identification of body parts
- self recognition
- object identification
- holding objects
- face recognition
- hearing properly
- visual attention
- get angry and irritated
- making rapid movement
- long term loss of memory
- Unconsciousness of time
space and locality
- Get confused with date and time
This particular disease does not leave any portion of the brain that doesn’t get affected by this. It gradually affects and attacks the complete brain structure. As this disease continues to affect various portions of the brain, the new signs keep on budding, which goes on till the affected person passes away.
To make the situations better for the patient, you should consult a good medical practitioner together with providing a good nutritional diet to the patient.