Alzheimer and Dementia Information South Africa

Dementia & Alzheimers


Alzheimer's disease is a progressive form of dementia that interferes with behavior, memory, and thinking. Dementia is a broader term for memory loss and cognitive deficits that interfere with daily activities of living.

Ten Signs of Alzheimer's

Seven Stages of Alzheimer's


Dementia is a decline in cognitive function. It may affect memory, thinking, language, judgment, and behavior. To be considered dementia, mental impairment must affect at least two brain functions. It may also cause personality changes.

Ten Signs of Dementia

Five Stages of Dementia