Posts Tagged ‘social isolation is a high-risk factor for developing dementia’

IsolationHurtsAlzheimer'sPatientsAndCaregivers

Alzheimer’s Isolation Hurts the Patient and Caregiver

Living in a world of isolation can be a harmful place to dwell. Unfortunately, when dealing with Alzheimer’s or other dementia-related diseases, dissociation almost becomes a symptom for patients and their caregivers. Many patients sequester themselves away due to embarrassment. They go to great measures not to feel or look foolish in front of others, […]