New Study Proves Cognitive Exercises and Other Lifestyle Changes Can Mitigate Dementia

We are aware that cognitive exercises mitigate the onset of dementia and a recent new study has furthered proven our research surrounding this. In addition to cognitive exercises, there are other things you can do to ward off dementia. At the Alzheimer’s Association’s International Conference in Los Angeles, they presented a new study by Rush…

New Simulator Portrays What it is Like to Live With Dementia

We recently discussed how the rise in technology has improved virtual reality, which can help those with dementia remember special times. Now, there is a simulator to help those that do not have dementia better understand what it is like to experience it. I saw the story on a news channel about this experience that…

Help Those With Dementia By Creating a Music Playlist

Music is known as a great form of therapy for those living with dementia. From listening to it, playing it and even dancing to it, surrounding yourself with music can bring on happy memories, even for those suffering with dementia. Another way to connect with a loved one who has dementia is to create a…

The Rise of Memory Cafes

There is a new trend going on around the world that is a meaningful way for those with dementia to connect with each other in a stress free setting. Memory cafes have been popping up all over the country since 2008, most recently in Buffalo, New York. These spots are a great place for those…