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Handling Hallucinations in Alzheimer’s Dementia

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A person with dementia can experience hallucinations when the regions of the brain responsible for interpreting sights and sounds are affected. Here are ways to deal with it. (Video)

Hallucinations can transform ordinary everyday experiences into frightening episodes for those who suffer with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.

Watch now as Dr. Linda Ercoli, Director of Geriatric Psychology at the UCLA Semel Institute, explains more.


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August 25, 2023 9:40 pm

I will share this with my husband who is my caregiver. He would appreciate this information. thank you.

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This site was inspired by my Mom’s autoimmune dementia.

It is a place where we separate out the wheat from the chaffe, the important articles & videos from each week’s river of news. With a new post on Alzheimer’s or dementia appearing on the internet every 7 minutes, the site’s focus on the best information has been a help to many over the past 15 years. Thanks to our many subscribers for your supportive feedback.

The site is dedicated to all those preserving the dignity of the community of people living with dementia.

Peter Berger, Editor

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