You know that moment, when you’re talking and can’t for the life of you remember the right word to use? It’s just on the tip of your tongue, but you can’t seem to find it! You feel frustrated and joke about having a ‘senior’ moment, yet you’re only 30. This is quite natural, and we all get it from time to time, no matter how old we are.
Some of us, well most of us in fact, are just hopeless at remembering peoples’ names when we’ve first been introduced to them (as a small aside, if you’ve ever wondered why this happens, click here for a fun YouTube video that gives the explanation). It’s when you begin to struggle with finding words in general and following conversations when talking with others, that it is important to eliminate Alzheimer’s as the cause.