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Holistic Facial Perception Impairment in Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s affects one’s ability to distinguish facial features even of familiar people! By Elaine C Pereira Alzheimer's Reading Room A 2016 study confirmed what I and many others involved in Alzheimer’s care have already witnessed.“As Alzheimer’s disease and related forms of dementia advance, the ability to recognize the faces of loved ones diminishes.” What is the Difference Between Alzheimer’s and Dementia Subscribe to the Alzheimer's Reading - This is a Free Service - Join Now Holistic Facial Perception Impairment in Alzheimer’s Don’t Despair - Use Other Senses Our family’s trifecta of tragedies, especially affecting my mother, began in 1995 when my dad suffered a moderate stroke.
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