Several studies have proven that both art and music can help people dealing with Alzheimer’s disease and various forms of dementia. Both of these things help people express themselves while feeling focused on what they’re doing. Some research has even suggested it slows the development of Alzheimer’s and helps patients remember and recall information easier. As a result, several senior care facilities use music or art therapy to help people deal with their condition. Yet how does it all work?
The science behind art and music
When people see art or hear music, they deal with specific parts of the brain that …read more