Does your loved one get increasingly irritated when the sun starts to set? The connection between their declining mood and fading daylight is no coincidence. This common condition, called sundowner’s syndrome (or sundowning for short), among individuals with dementia occurs at sunset and causes changes noticeable changes in temperament, including agitation, confusion and more.
Discover the “why” behind sundowning and learn best practices to help reduce and manage the behavior.
Learn more about Sundowning here.