Alzheimer’s Disease Symptoms: What Is Sundowning?

“Sundowning” is the term used for the changes in personality many Alzheimer’s disease patients experience in the late afternoon/early evening. MORE: How virtually reality is being used to help brighten up the lives of dementia patients According to WebMD, the change in light seems to trigger a cognitive response that gets progressively worse as the hours go on, but remedies itself by morning.

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