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Carol
10/21/10
Carol, Community Member
Category: Alzheimer's

Leaning and shaking. Are these normal symptoms of dementia?

My mother sleeps alot about 20 hours a day. She has started leaning to the right while sitting and standing about three weeks ago, and now her left hand shakes. She eats very little and only drinks about 8-10 ounces of fluid a day. Is this all part of the dementia, are these…

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