Healing through music – Harvard Health Blog – Harvard Health Publications

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The Healing Power of Music, Another Recommendation:

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      As regular readers of this blog know, I am a strong supporter of Music and Memory, a program created by Dan Cohen to bring the healing power of music to patients with dementia and others in assisted living facilities. The documentary Alive Inside is an inspiring look at the profound impact that music can have on elders and their families.

      Today’s post is a recent essay from the Harvard Health Blog that supports the use of music as part of dementia care.

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“Music therapy can reduce pain and anxiety, and improve quality of life for people with dementia.”

Source: Healing through music – Harvard Health Blog – Harvard Health Publications

Courtesy of National Association of Music Educators

Courtesy of National Association of Music Educators

Courtesy of Shen Yun Performing Arts

Courtesy of Shen
Yun Performing Arts

The Creative Apothecary Believes in the Healing Power of Music!

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