In little more than a generation and a half we have become a more caring and inclusive society.
People who have never married or whose spouse has died are at increased risk of developing dementia compared to married people, according to a new review in the Journal of Neurology Neurosurgery & Psychiatry. But being single may not be as big a health hazard as it once was, the analysis finds.
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Music therapy is helping seniors with Alzheimer’s and dementia every day. Dance therapy is also currently being researched by universities and scientists…
Validation describes different approaches to help improve the quality of life of people living with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia.
What is a stroke? Although, most of us have seen someone with a stroke, some people are still confused about what it is. Nearly 800,000 people fall …
10 helpful ideas that you can apply today.
How you approach someone with dementia makes a huge difference. It requires a lot of patience and understanding
While the Midwest suffered a severe recession in the 1980s, I made the decision to enter graduate school after earning a degree in nonverbal and interpersonal communications. My research focused on fostering …
It is an exercise helping people in the middle of a very difficult time. That’s exactly what the Frye Art Museum intended when they created a program for people living with dementia to come out and m…