New Jersey: Subjective Cognitive Decline

1 in 12

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1 in 12 people aged 45 years
and older are experiencing
Subjective Cognitive Decline


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77% of people
with SCD have at least
one chronic condition



39%  of people with SCD had to give up day-to-day activities

Less than half

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Less than half of people with SCD discussed their symptoms with a 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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27% of people with SCD need help with household tasks

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