therapy for Alzheimer's

Alternative Therapy for Alzheimer’s Disease

Complementary and alternative therapy Alzheimer’s covers a wide range of therapies, including options like music therapy, aromatherapy, and herbal medicine. While there is currently no cure for Alzheimer’s, symptoms can often be reduced using one or more therapies designed to improve a patient’s quality of life. Some of these therapies...

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Visual Stimulation for Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Vision is one of the most important senses, allowing us to gain a plethora of information using only our eyes. Unfortunately, Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias can have a significant impact on the visual processing system. While Alzheimer’s is particularly known to have devastating effects on an individual’s cognition and...

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5 Ways Music Boosts Brain Activity

Music Helps Dementia Patients Recall Memories and Emotions A recent study shows that dementia and Alzheimer’s patients can recall memories and emotions, and have enhanced mental performance after singing classic hits and show tunes from movies and musicals – a breakthrough in understanding how music affects those with dementia and Alzheimer’s. Researchers determined...

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2014 Caregiver Appreciation Dinner

This past weekend, AutumnGrove Cottage held our annual caregiver appreciation dinner in honor of all of our hardworking caregivers. This dinner is not only to recognize their dedication in helping our seniors with Alzheimer’s, but it a chance for the rest of the company to give them the huge thanks...

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