If forgetting things happens more often than before, you need to talk to us about it so that we can tell you more about what causes it and what you can do about it.

Dementia is a progressive and sometimes chronic brain condition that causes problems with the patient’s thinking, behavior, and memory.

It will get worse over time. But medications might slow that decline and help with symptoms, such as behavior changes. There are many different types of dementia and treatment will depend on the type you have.