Behavioral Symptoms

Nursing home residents with dementia can be taken off antipsychotics without behavioral consequences, researchers say

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Nursing homes using antipsychotic drugs for dementia care can and should take most residents off these medications, according to recently published research.

New Johns Hopkins process tackles dementia symptoms

New Johns Hopkins process tackles dementia symptoms

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A new six-step approach from Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing professors outlines management of behavioral symptoms in dementia.

Drink your fruits and vegetables

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Everyone likes a juicy story. That became apparent recently after we ran an item about the beneficial effects of apple juice on people with Alzheimer's.