Subjective Cognitive Decline Among Veterans

1 in 7

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1 in 7 veterans aged 45 years
and older are experiencing
Subjective Cognitive Decline



33% of veterans with
SCD had to give up
day-to-day activities


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of veterans
with SCD have at least
one chronic condition

One in three

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One in three veterans with SCD say it interfered with social activities, work or volunteering

Less than half

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


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28% of veterans with SCD need
help with household tasks

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