It’s never too late (or too soon) to take preventive steps. Heredity influences whether or not a person develops dementia; having a parent or sibling with dementia is a risk factor.
The Top 5 Ways to Keep Your Brain Healthy as You Age
Every brain changes with age and many seniors fear the unknown that can come from cognitive decline over time. We begin to experience lapses in memory, or “senior moments” as they are commonly referred. Not remembering why you entered a room, misplacing your keys, or forgetting a plan you made with a friend are examples of the normal memory loss many older adults may encounter in their later years.