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Elderly parent with memory loss, what is normal aging and what is not?

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Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology
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With aging, it's normal to see some less recall with recent memories and slower recollection of names/details.
There are some screens and more detailed tests, which a professional can do to figure out where in the age group your parent's score falls. This is a difficult question to answer without talking and assessing your parent directly as well as without a collateral from a family member.

In brief: See below

With aging, it's normal to see some less recall with recent memories and slower recollection of names/details.
There are some screens and more detailed tests, which a professional can do to figure out where in the age group your parent's score falls. This is a difficult question to answer without talking and assessing your parent directly as well as without a collateral from a family member.
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