Category Archives: Communication

Dementia And Sleep

Sleep plays an important role in our physical and mental health. Insufficient or poor quality sleep is linked to an increase risk of heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, weight gain and stroke. Dementia and sleep disorders share a close relationship. Dementia patient tends to experience poor sleep pattern on a regular basis. They exhibit… Read More »

Communicating With People With Dementia

One of the biggest obstacles that caregivers tend to face with Alzheimer’s patients is communication. As Alzheimer’s disease progresses, the communication skills of a person will gradually decline. It becomes increasingly difficult for that individual to communicate in the way they once did. Eventually, the patient will have more difficulty expressing thoughts and emotions. Some… Read More »