If you don’t have Alzheimer’s in your family history, then the odds are much lower you would end up with the disease as you age. However, at the same time, it does not mean you are immune to it either. Especially if your lifestyle has not been known to be healthy. Like obesity, high blood pressure, being under too much stress for prolonged and consistent periods of time, as well as drinking too much can increase your odds of developing the condition.
However, regardless, every adult should be aware that they can be at risk for developing Alzheimer’s disease.
Let’s look at the 10 early signs that it could be an issue for you.
✱ 10 – Your Memory Is Weakening
If you are taking medications that can have an effect on memory such as sleeping pills, then that could be a cause. But if you are noticing that your memory is getting poor, especially your short term memory, then keep an eye on it and mention it to your doctor the next time you have a checkup. Memory loss is a sign of Alzheimer’s. Especially if it seems to be progressive.