Pittsburgh winters can be dangerous for those with dementia. Here's how to help.
By some estimates, 6 in 10 people who have dementia will engage in wandering; that’s when someone roams, often because they’re lost or confused. This behavior is dangerous during all times of the year, though there are certain heightened risks in the winter months. 90.5 WESA, Pittsburgh's NPR News Station, spoke with Sara Murphy, our Vice President of Programs and Services to learn more. Click on the link above to read the article.
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