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Sleep problems are common at all stages of Alzheimer’s disease. A lack of sleep can be tough on both the person living with the disease and on the loved one who is caring for them.
Many seniors have problems sleeping. In fact, almost half of all older adults say they suffer some form of insomnia. The National Institutes of Health says some of the most common reasons older adults suffer sleep disturbances are:
Physicians are sometimes reluctant to prescribe sleep medication for people with Alzheimer’s because of possible negative side effects. But if natural remedies are not helping, medication may be an option. Talk with your doctor to learn more.
Memory Care at Sunrise
If you are beginning to search for a memory care program for a loved one, we hope you will consider Sunrise. Our memory care programs focus on providing personalized care and offer opportunities for enrichment and fulfillment each day. Our life enrichment managers are trained in Validation Techniques.
We’d love the opportunity to show you around and answer all of your questions. Book a tour at your convenience to learn more!