Dementia is a progressive neurological disorder that affects the functioning of the brain, and it can be extremely difficult for both affected individuals and their caregivers. Hallucinations can be a major symptom of dementia, particularly in the later stages. Understanding what stage of dementia hallucinations manifest is essential in providing
What is Genetic Testing for Early-Onset Alzheimer's? Genetic testing is a method used to identify a person's risk of developing certain diseases, such as early-onset Alzheimer's. The tests involve collecting a sample of a person's DNA and checking it for specific gene mutations that are linked to the disease. Genetic
Difficult behavior can manifest itself in many ways, from tantrums and acting out to more subtle behaviors such as not listening, being uncooperative, or exhibiting negative attitudes. It’s important to be aware of the signs of difficult behavior, to understand the causes, and to know how to address it
Discover how music therapy can bring peace, comfort, and unity to the lives of dementia patients and their caregivers. Learn about the benefits of music therapy and how it can be used as a treatment for dementia, as well as Catherine Frayne's personal story of using music to connect with her mother.