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I Have Alzheimer’s or Another Dementia
Same old, same old but good
I seem to preach two things on these boardsL Best practices and the benefits of various types of art activities that allow us to participate.
From today's Boston Globe.
This is a great article, Mimi. Thanks for sharing. Art, music and dance good for us. Dr. Oz specifically mentioned dancing as beneficial for dementia patients, because it combines the physical aspects as well as the mental and social aspects.Here is a clickable link:
http://bostonglobe.com/lifestyle/health-wellness/2012/11/27/art-therapy-may-most-effective-treatment-for-dementia/gzKnW8AknOVkMxjAZs7LMN/story.html Iris L.
As always, iris, Thanks. One of these days I'll remember how to do it.
The lesson must be learned by care givers. and especially by the institutions, both part time such as Adult Day Care Centers and the various types of Assisted Living and Nursing Homes.
T hanks Mimi for sharing this interesting article.
And Iris for putting it in a form I can click on.
Thank you ladies!
Peace and hope,Lisa