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Having a Senior Moment vs Signs of Dementia or Alzheimer’s

senior woman looking confused at a menu

You may have heard the phrase “senior moment,” which is a polite way of saying an older person had a moment of forgetfulness or confusion attributed to advanced age. However, these slight lapses can happen at any age, so senior moment is something of a misnomer. That said, they do become more frequent as we get older. They can be a perfectly natural part of aging. Let’s take a look at what…

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