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pesonlization and dementia

From: lisa.seeman <lisa.seeman@zoho.com>
Date: Thu, 24 Nov 2016 14:20:40 +0200
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"Research has shown that dementia changes a person's perception of distances, objects, and colours. Dementia can reduce or remove the ability to see colours from the blue to purple end of the spectrum. Decorative patterns can 'strobe' and possibly confuse or unsettle people. Even something as simple as a silver strip between different floor coverings in a doorway can appear to a person with dementia like something threatening, such as a step or a hole."

Taken fromhttps://www.alzheimers.org.uk/site/scripts/documents_info.php?documentID=2591




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Lisa Seeman

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