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My wife is showing signs dementia. She's only 60 years old.

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My wife is showing signs dementia. She's only 60 years old.
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: It's been going on for 3 months
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No doctor yet, no meds and no family history
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: She's not taking anything
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Chip (M.D.) replied 4 months ago.

Hello I'm Dr Chip

How may I help you with this?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
What should I do to get her diagnosedNo insurance
Expert:  Dr Chip (M.D.) replied 4 months ago.

OK

You can take her to a walk-in clinic where the doctor can evaluate her and give her appropriate medications

She doesn't need to see a neurologist or a psychiatrist for this

Please let me know if you need any more information