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Table 1 Summary of symptoms of dementia as reported by participants

From: Social representation and practices related to dementia in Hai District of Tanzania

PWD Caregivers
"Memory loss" "Forget the road or people, including their own children"
"Forget things or places" "Forget to eat or to change clothes"
"Forgetting people" "Lost in conversation"
"Repeating same stories" "Talking stories of the past"
  "Difficult in keeping change during business- returning more or less change"
  "Sitting in one place for a very long time"
  "Doing/repeating the same things twice or more"
  "Shouting during the night"
  "Difficulty in eating"