How dance classes are helping people with dementia

2013-03-08 Seaview Circle Dance

As dementia becomes more prevalent in ageing populations, scientists are increasingly looking at preventing and treating the condition without drugs.

Music and dancing appear to have a protective effect and researchers from the Sidney De Haan Centre at Canterbury Christ Church University are working with a dance company to analyse their benefits. A film has been produced by the BBC to highlight this wonderful initiative

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