Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia are characterized by some confusing behaviors such as “sundowners” or a sudden display of an alter ego or angry, violent behaviors. It just seems reasonable that some of this troubling conduct might be the result of a frightening loss of independence and self-determination. Some doctors in the Netherlands thought […]
Alzheimer’s is a progressive brain disorder that damages and eventually destroys brain cells, leading to a loss of memory, thinking and other brain functions. Ultimately, Alzheimer’s is fatal.
Recently, there has been research showing that some cases of Alzheimer’s are actually misdiagnosed.