Maine: Subjective Cognitive Decline

1 in 10

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1 in 10 people aged 45 years
and older are experiencing
Subjective Cognitive Decline


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80% of people
with SCD have at least
one chronic condition



34%  of people with SCD had to give up day-to-day activities

Only half

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Only half of people with SCD discussed symptoms with their healthcare provider

Over a third

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Over a third of people with SCD say it interfered with social activities, work, or volunteering


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31% of people with SCD need
help with household tasks

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