Dispelling Common MisconceptionsThe Alzheimer's Site
Misplacing your glasses or forgetting where your car is parked isn’t a sign of Alzheimer’s. Even young people can experience that kind of temporary forgetfulness. You shouldn’t start to worry unless there is a consistent loss of short-term memory, things like constantly missing appointments, or repeating stories to the same person.
Watch the following clip to hear Dr. Richard Mayeux dispel some common misconceptions about Alzheimer’s âˆ’ and give you an important tip on prevention.