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Six 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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Wandering and Alzheimer’s Disease

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


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.