The term ‘sundowning’ or ‘sundown syndrome’ refers to an end-of-day confusion and restlessness that manifests as dusk approaches. This syndrome affects people living with Alzheimer’s Disease and other forms of dementia.
4 Ways to Soothe Sundowner’s Symptoms ~ Symptoms are largely a mystery to medical science. However, if you are a caregiver dealing with an elderly loved ones irritability, moodiness & anxiety in the evening hrs, this article gives tips to help you help yo
Helping a person with dementia maintain his or her appearance can be challenging. Here are some helpful tips to make dressing and grooming a bit easier. #dementia #caregiver #seniors Repinned by SOS Inc. Resources @SOS Storage & Organisation Solutions Inc. Resources.
Researchers have shown that clearance of the substance amyloid-beta that forms plaques is impaired in individuals with Alzheimer’s. A group of 12 individuals with early Alzheimer’s were compared to 12 cognitively normal individuals
Button Sorting Cups (and link to other color sorting games) - What a brilliant idea for your toddler/preschooler! Adding this to our collection of activities to promote fine-motor skills and color recognition!
12 Ways to Create an Empowering Dementia Environment
Alzheimer's Disease affects people in different ways. Rather than focusing on the disease and impairment, we should aim to identify each person's strengths and remaining abilities and find activities to support these. Here are 15 Activities For Late-Stage