Music & Memories: The positive impact that music can have on seniors

a senior resident listening to music on his tablet

 

For many people, music is enough to bring back fond memories and improve their mood. It’s such a powerful thing that studies have found that personalized music playlists can help alleviate symptoms of dementia and reduce the need for anti-anxiety and antipsychotic medications. Here several other benefits that listening to music can have on the life of seniors.

How to incorporate more music into your life

If you think your loved one could benefit from listening to music, here are a few things you can do.

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