"Memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a symptom of Alzheimer's or another dementia. Alzheimer's is a brain disease that causes a slow decline in memory, thinking and reasoning skills. There are 10 warning signs and symptoms. Every individual may experience one or more of these signs in different degrees. If you notice any of them, please see a doctor."
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The Monterey County Alzheimer's Association is offering a class called "Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters" on January 9, 2014 in Monterey. Call 800-272-3900 for details.