Personalized music may help nursing home residents with dementia

Across the country, nursing home employees and families are trying personalized music playlists to help seniors cope with the disorienting, anxious experience of living with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Now they can look to the results of the first national study to compare key outcomes in homes that implemented an individualized music program called MUSIC MEMORY with similar homes that did not adopt the program.

The Brown University evaluation found that after homes adopted

Article source: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/317435.php

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