NetWellness is a global, community service providing quality, unbiased health information from our partner university faculty. NetWellness is commercial-free and does not accept advertising.
Monday, March 10, 2014
Can I Have Early Onset Alzhemier`s
I’m 38 years old and am having trouble remembering. I also have speech problems and my words don’t come out right. I have been having joint pain, tiredness, and headaches.
There are many causes of memory issues. At your age, Alzheimer's is very unlikely. However, these symptoms may be a part of a serious condition and I would recommend for you to visit a doctor right away.
Douglas W Scharre, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology
Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University