Diabetes is a pretty serious health problem, one that a staggering number of people in the United States face every day. According to the CDC:
However, recent research suggests that symptoms can begin appearing far earlier in life, so it’s important to keep track of any changes in your memory, judgment, and other higher brain function. Here are 7 warning signs that might indicate Alzheimer’s-related memory loss.
While brain changes are part of the normal aging cycle, it’s important to talk to your doctor about sudden or severe changes and anything that begins to significantly impact your daily life.
– 21 million people in the U.S. have been diagnosed as diabetic
– 8.1 million people in the U.S. have diabetes, but have not been diagnosed