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How Sensory and Art Therapy Can Improve Alzheimer's Patients Symptoms

What can be done to support a loved one suffering from Alzheimer's disease

While therapy and medication is available for patients suffering from Alzheimer’s disease, watching a loved one progressively lose their short or long-term memory, vision, or ability to perform everyday tasks can be heartbreaking and overwhelming. The Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation recommends engaging your loved one in any activity that improves a person’s sense of self and allows for skill development.