Alzheimer’s & Behavior Therapy

According to a new report non prescription treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia has shown to be an important alternative to the antipsychotic drugs often prescribed. Treating the symptoms of dementia with drugs has been common despite negative side effects including an increased risk of death. Training caregivers in the use of behavior therapy techniques can be more effective than drugs according to the study published in the British Medical Journal. More here.

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