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Orchestradominik-scythe-412567-unsplashAlzheimer’s is a global issue that is on track to bankrupt worldwide health systems if a cure is not found. Therefore, funding for research is paramount, not just for those who have the disease but for future generations, as well. However, large numbers of the people who have Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia at this time are trying to make the point that it is equally important to put imagination, research, and funding into how to care for those who already have this incurable disease: 

Read the full article on HealthCentral about how people living with dementia benefit from playing in an orchestra:

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