Dementia is made worst by stress. If you are in the early stages of dementia then coming to terms with this may be enough come with and you may undergo a period of grief. You may also find some things very stressful. It is well known that stress has a negative impact on short term memory. Researchers at Liverpool University concluded that people with dementia – particularly alzheimers may benefit from hypnotherapy.
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