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Can dementia suddenly manifest itself with semi consciousness and confusion?

Can dementia suddenly manifest itself with semi consciousness and confusion?

My husband has had dementia for 5 years. Four years ago he had an episode and has now been hospitalized with another. Generally he doesn't recognize me, most of his speech is gibberish and he is immobile. Normally He is self sufficient, very mobile and verbal. He acts like someone who has had a stroke but the doctors say no. I'm hoping to get him into a nearby rehab facility as the hospital wants to release him as all tests have come… read more

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A myALZteam Member said:

Rehab on a trial basis might be good but don't be surprised if they discharge because of inability to learn or follow commands! If he's 24 hour care you… read more

posted 9 days ago
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