Posts Tagged ‘sleep disturbance’

Sleep Disturbances and Dementia

June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month Sleep Disturbances One of the symptoms associated with Alzheimer’s dementia is sleep disturbances. However, research suggests that these sleep disturbances may have been there for a long time before the patient showed dementia symptoms. Sleep Apnea Several recent studies show that many people with Alzheimer’s suffer from sleep…

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Doll Therapy for Dementia and Alzheimer’s

Baby Dolls and Toy Dogs Doll Therapy is an innovative approach for treating some patients suffering from moderate to severe dementia and/or Alzheimer’s and involves the use of a large, life-like baby doll and/or a stuffed toy dog, teddy bear or other animal. Recently, photos went viral on Valentine’s Day when new baby dolls and…

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