A Chrome plugin for spreading awareness of Alzheimers
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A Chrome Plugin that tries to emulate the confusion and lack-of-confidence that comes with alzheimers

This chrome extension aims to simulate the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease by making the familiarity of friends, family and objects disappear into the fog of Alzheimer’s. We have taken the 10 signs of Alzheimer’s disease and show how an Alzheimer’s view of the Facebook page.

  1. Memory loss that disrupts daily life

    a. EndAlz distortion: Facebook Names swap out

  2. Challenges in planning or solving problems

    a. EndAlz distortion: Menu and Navigation changes

  3. Difficulty completing familiar tasks

    a. EndAlz distortion: Menu and Navigation changes

  4. Confusion with time or place

    a. EndAlz distortion: Distorted links.

  5. Trouble understanding visual images and special relationships

    a. EndAlz distortion: Blurred images

    b. EndAlz distortion: Blurred text.

  6. New problems with words in speaking or writing

    a. EndAlz distortion: Blurred text

  7. Misplacing things and losing the ability to retrace steps

    a. EndAlz distortion: Random pop-ups with jokes as distraction

  8. Decreased or poor judgement

    a. EndAlz distortion: Random links to websites.

  9. Withdrawal from work or social activities

    a. EndAlz distortion: Not responding or understanding Facebook social context.

  10. Changes in mood or personality

    a. EndAlz distortion: Ranting posts or jokes