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Brighten the New Year as a Caregiver with Music and Color

Guitar3Even though many people with dementia can no longer form new memories they can still feel pleasure in the moment. Since researchers have shown that music and color are two areas of life that continue to affect mood and cognitive activity long into dementia, they are key approaches used by many therapists. Music and color can also lighten the mood of a tired caregiver, so why not add some of each to this new year of caregiving? 

Read more on HealthCentral about how music and color can help caregiver and care receiver, as well:

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