Once you’ve noticed memory changes in you or your loved one, understanding and diagnosing the cause is a very important part of slowing progression and maintaining brain health. If you or a loved one are diagnosed with MCI, Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia, early diagnosis can be instrumental in making sure you get all the necessary support, resources and planning time.
It can often take multiple doctor visits and tests to find the cause of memory changes. This makes it important to stay patient and keep trying. You can expect several steps in the process: 1,2,3