Caregiver Tips Video 15: Sexuality

Published On: April 1st, 2021Categories: Caregiver Tips
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It may surprise you that sex can be an issue for people with Alzheimer’s and dementia. But sex and wanting to feel connected is a natural and basic human need that those affected still have. However, they may not process these feelings the way they used to, and this can result in hyper-sexualized behavior, verbally or physically, toward themselves or other people ─ including strangers. Learn how to address this situation when it happens and know when to ask for medical help.

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