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Driving and Dementia: When to Have the Talk

...Even a person without a cognitive disorder can momentarily hesitate when making a decision about how to respond to a dog running across the street or a children playing near a curb. Then there are traffic signs, brake lights on the vehicle ahead of the driver, confusing lane changes – we all know these challenges. When a person has dementia, it’s simply harder to process these abundant cues and to respond appropriately. This inability can make the person a dangerous driver.

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