All forms of dementia, including Alzheimer's disease, are life-limiting illnesses that will eventually lead to death. While individuals are living longer with dementia, the end does come eventually. A lot of people wonder what death from dementia looks like and what they can expect as their loved one or friend progresses through the illness.
Of course, each individual with dementia is unique and will follow their own unique course, but there are some fairly consistent changes seen as individuals with dementia near death. This article can explain what to expect if your loved one is dying from dementia.