Sleep problems are a common symptom of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, causing a person to be drowsy during the day, wake up at night or feel restless irritation known as sundowning. If you figure out what symptoms or side effects are causing sleep issues, you can take steps to eliminate them as much as possible.
Possible Causes & Contributing Factors of Sleep Problems
7 Ways to Cope with Dementia-Related Sleep Problems
Before turning to sleeping pills, try the following techniques to help your loved one enjoy a restful night’s sleep:
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