Link: http://www.latimes.com/nation/sns-bc-us-med--alzheimers-behavior-20160724-story.html

By Lauran Neergaard
July 24, 2016

Memory loss may not always be the first warning sign that dementia is brewing - changes in behavior or personality might be an early clue.

Researchers on Sunday outlined a syndrome called "mild behavioral impairment" that may be a harbinger of Alzheimer's or other dementias, and proposed a checklist of symptoms to alert doctors and families.