Wandering in Alzheimer's and dementia patients is more complicated than you think: Caregiver SOS

I came over to say “hi” to my mom who has Alzheimer’s and found her standing on the corner. Mom said she was on her way to the corner store. There is no store close by! Is this the wandering I feared?

No Wanderlust

Most people have heard of dementia and wandering. Wandering is a complicated concept, as it is a term that conjures up someone aimlessly walking around and potentially getting into trouble. The latter part is true, it is potentially dangerous, but it often happens for a reason.

Source: https://www.thestar.com/life/health_wellne...