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Alzheimer's: How to Care for Someone Who Is Hallucinating

Alzheimer's: What is a delusion?

What is a delusion?

Delusions are not sensory, but rather a misperception or false idea. They might be paranoid delusions of being followed, bring the victim of a crime, or being starved to death. Delusions could also be positive, like believing you have won an award or are a celebrity.