Posts tagged with ‘Sundowners’

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Ways to Soothe Sundowners Syndrome Symptoms in Alzheimer’s Dementia Patients

by Dan Bailey

Approximately 20% of Alzheimer’s Dementia patients have Sundowners Syndrome Symptoms. Depending on an individual’s dementia stage, living situation, physical surroundings and comorbid health issues, specific ‘sundowning’ times and bout lengths can differ. However, sundowning seems clearly related to changes in outdoor light, from day to dusk, and can last for several hours, sometimes into the […]