What if doctors didn’t always prescribe drugs for the ageing population? What if they prescribed art in all its rich and enriching forms? HammondCare’s Arts on Prescription in Australia have produced a film about their work http://www.hammond.com.au/health-and-aged-care/changing-lives-through-art AdvertisementsRead more "Changing Lives Through Art"
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 […]Read more "How dance classes are helping people with dementia"