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October 25, 2017

How Music Therapy Helps Those with Parkinson’s Build Strength

New neuroscience research shows the effectiveness of music therapy in caring for those with Parkinson’s Parkinson’s is a neurodegenerative disorder …

June 2, 2009

Music Therapy Can Help Reach People With Dementia

-Jeff Schweikert, Owner of Home Care Assistance in St. Louis.  Tuesday, June 2nd People familiar with Alzheimer’s know this: The …

April 9, 2019

The Power of Music in Dementia Care

From time to time we all get a song stuck in our heads. After a while it can become aggravating because we can’t stop hearing it and humming it. However, when it comes to Alzheimer’s disease, that is a good thing. Music therapy is beneficial and calming for those with dementia.

June 11, 2018

Baseball Therapy for Alzheimer’s

Baseball’s Winning Role in Treating Alzheimer’s New socialization programs built around sports What are your most treasured sports memories? Was …

July 28, 2017

How Art Therapy Helps Caregivers and Those with Dementia

Art therapy is used for many things; it helps people recover from trauma, it helps family units transform themselves and it can help facilitate psychiatric counseling. Art therapy is known for its ability to encourage interaction, sharing and trust in a safe place. Now it is being used to help those showing early signs of dementia and memory loss.

August 11, 2011

Music Helps with the Pain and Anxiety of Cancer Patients

The saying music soothes the soul has proven to be more than a catchy phrase.  Over the years, frequently listening …

April 11, 2019

Can Fasting Help Fend Off Parkinson’s Disease?

Research shows that certain diets can help manage symptoms of Parkinson’s. Learn about the connections Parkinson’s disease has with fasting and keto diets.

December 6, 2017

What to Expect from Parkinson’s Disease

How to Spot the Early Signs of Parkinson’s in Your Loved One Parkinson’s is a neurodegenerative disorder that affects everyone …

February 6, 2012

Webinar Series

Healthy Longevity Webinar Series: Sharing health knowledge. Promoting healthy lifestyle behaviors. Changing the way the world ages. Webinar Watch A …

July 31, 2019

Strategies for Dealing with Sundowners Syndrome (aka Sundowning) in Seniors

You are awoken at 2:00 a.m. by the hallway light shining underneath your bedroom door and the sound of shuffling …

July 31, 2019

Communication in the Middle Stages of the Dementia Journey

Words? Who Needs Them? Communicating Through the Dementia Journey Many think it is the disease that causes us to withdraw, …

July 25, 2019

Strategies for Dealing with Sundowners Syndrome (aka Sundowning) in Seniors

Here are 12 tactics to try tonight if your mom or dad is up all night, or up from dementia-related sundowners.

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