Subjective Cognitive Decline Among African American Adults

1 in 8

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1 in 8 African American
adults aged 45 years
and older are experiencing
Subjective Cognitive Decline



55% of people with
SCD had to give up
day-to-day activities



of people
with SCD have at least
one chronic condition

Nearly one in two

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Nearly one in two
of people with SCD say it interfered
with social activities, work
or volunteering

Less than half

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less than half of people with SCD have
discussed their symptoms with
a healthcare provider


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47% of people with SCD need
help with household tasks

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