People with dementia can be more resilient and comprehend more than nurses and family believe
Millie (not her real name) had such severe dementia that she remained in a foetal position in bed. She had no real awareness – she might make noises when turned and she would (usually) swallow food or fluid put in her mouth, but she didn’t interact.
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