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Lewy body dementia is a type of dementia with symptoms similar to Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. Now, researchers have determined a new set of guidelines for diagnosing this type of dementia, which will hopefully lead to earlier detection and intervention of the disease.New Guidelines for Diagnosing Lewy Body Dementia

Learn more about Lewy body dementia, how it differs from Alzheimer’s and what the new guidelines say about diagnosing the disease.

Lewy Body Dementia

Lewy body is a type of dementia also known as dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB). After Alzheimer’s disease and vascular dementia, Lewy body dementia is the third most common form of dementia and similar Read more

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The powerful effect of music on humans in undeniable. Music has the ability to transport us to a different place and time, to stir emotions and memories we have long forgotten.Music and Memory Programs Decrease Use of Medication

The same is true of music for people living with dementia and a new study shows that personalized music and memory therapy may help reduce the risk of medication and even help manage some of the negative behaviors associated with the disease.

The Effects of Personalized Music and Memory Therapy on Dementia

A study published in the American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry has found that music and memory Read more

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