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6 Tips for Managing Sleep Problems in Alzheimer’s

Get caregiving tips for managing sleep problems in someone with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia.

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Alzheimer’s and Hallucinations, Delusions, and Paranoia

Learn how to react and keep things calm when a person with Alzheimer’s experiences hallucinations, delusions, or paranoia.

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Alzheimer’s Caregiving: Changes in Communication Skills

Get tips on how to improve verbal and nonverbal communication with a person with Alzheimer’s disease.

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Coping with Agitation and Aggression in Alzheimer’s Disease

Understand the possible causes of agitation and aggression related to Alzheimer’s, and learn how to respond to troubling behavior.

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Managing Medicines for a Person with Alzheimer’s

Get tips to help people with Alzheimer’s take medicine safely. A pillbox and other reminders can reduce confusion. A doctor or pharmacist can help.

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Managing Personality and Behavior Changes in Alzheimer’s

Get tips for coping with personality and behavior changes, such as pacing or feeling sad, that are common in people with Alzheimer’s disease.

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Tips for Coping with Sundowning

Get tips for coping with sundowning—restlessness or agitation in the late afternoon and early evening in a person with Alzheimer’s.

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Wandering and Alzheimer’s Disease

Learn how to make changes at home to discourage someone with Alzheimer’s disease from wandering.

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When a Person with Alzheimer’s Rummages and Hides Things

Take steps to protect belongings while letting a person with Alzheimer’s rummage through drawers and other storage areas.

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