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SUNDOWNING occurs most often in the middle stages of Alzheimer’s/other dementias. Studies estimate up to 20 % of persons with Alzheimer's/other dementias will experience increased confusion, anxiety & agitation as the day ends (sun sets). Others may experience changes in their sleep schedule & restlessness during the night. These disruptions in the sleep-wake cycle often lead to more behavioral problems causing a serious challenge for families. ~ Lori

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A bunch of things to know about dementia Stages of Dementia #Alzheimers #mindcrowd #tgen www.mindcrowd.org

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Have Fun Today: 101 Things to Do with a Person Who Has Alzheimer's. Excellent resource from DementiaToday.

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Alzheimer’s – Feeding Tips for End Stages or Nonresponsives

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Long Absence may Erase You from the Memory of someone with Alzheimers dementia

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What You Need to Know About Parkinson's Disease [Infographic]

Infographic: What You Need to Know About Parkinsons Disease - Parkinsons Disease Center - EverydayHealth.com

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7 Stages of Alzheimers Disease Infographic

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 of the

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Busy Man Fingers- Fidget Quilt -- Tactile Fun and Hand Activities

Hey, I found this really awesome Etsy listing at https://www.etsy.com/listing/269671488/busy-man-fingers-fidget-quilt-tactile

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How to help the person with "end stage" dementia to eat - Alzheimers Support

Helping the Person with End Stage Alzheimer's dementia to Eat - Alzheimers Support | Alzheimer's Support