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Dementia symptoms: Three behaviours indicative of early stage Alzheimer’s – Express

DEMENTIA involves complex brain changes that often happen unknowingly in the first decade of the disease. Spotting gradual behaviour changes can lead to an earlier…

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Known as amyloid and tau proteins, the NHS added that there’s also a decrease in the chemical messengers (i.e. neurotransmitters) in the brain.
“Levels of one neurotransmitter, acetylcholine, are particularly low in the brains of people with Alzheimer’s disease,” the NHS stated.
Risk factors for developing Alzheimer’s include increasing age, with people doubling their risk of the disease every five years after the age of 65.
Genetics also seem to play a part in the development of the condition,…

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