Archives: art

How Music Help People With Dementia

Just about everybody has a favorite song that brings back great memories. That’s the case for everyone – whether or not they have a cognitive issue such as dementia. Here’s some information on h...

August 23rd, 2019
3473 Views

How Puzzles Can Help Keep the Brain Sharp

More than likely you’ve heard that working on puzzles, such as crosswords, jigsaw puzzles and the like, can help keep your mind sharp. But why is this the case? It turns out that puzzles can help in...

August 23rd, 2019
1755 Views

Spirituality – An Important Lifeline for People With Cognitive Impairment

No matter what their cognitive state, spirituality is a critically important component to many people’s lives. It can be even more important for someone suffering from Cognitive Impairment, Alzheime...

July 27th, 2019
1784 Views

Benefits of Art Therapy for the Elderly

Art Therapy If you’ve ever sat down to paint a picture or work on a clay pot, you know how calming and therapeutic it can be. Art therapy has been shown to help people of all ages – especially th...

June 27th, 2019
1451 Views

Senior Housing Communities

Newswise — Over time, older individuals who live in senior housing communities were found to be less likely to have high levels of hospitalization, finds a new study from the Brown School at Washing...

September 25th, 2018
3125 Views