Know Your Dementia Risk!

Do you know your risk of getting Alzheimer’s disease or a related disorder? Take this quick screen, learn your risk factors and see what you can do to minimize your risk.

  • Do you have more memory lapses than you did five (5) years ago?
  • Have you experienced sad mood for more than two weeks?
  • Have you had changes in your sleep habits?
  • Are you a smoker?
  • Do you have a first-degree relative (parent/brother/sister) with dementia or Down’s syndrome?
  • Have you ever had a head injury or loss of consciousness for more than 5 minutes?
  • Are you being treated for cholesterol problems, high blood pressure or diabetes?
  • Are you more than 20% over your ideal weight?
  • Do you have stress on a regular basis?
  • Could you have a vitamin deficiency (B12, thiamine) or thyroid disorder?

Yes answers:
0-2 Minimal Risk                        3-5 Moderate Risk                        6-10 High risk

  • Are you over age 65?

Determine which of your risk factors are modifiable and learn what you can do TODAY to minimize your risk of getting dementia.

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This screen cannot and should not be used as a substitute for a thorough examination by a skilled doctor. Thorough diagnosis includes a variety of tests including blood work, psychosocial and cognitive exams, family history, and in some cases CT scan and other tests.