Posts Tagged ‘mental stimulation’

Can you hear me now?

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Over 50% of people over the age of 70 have a hearing impairment. Left untreated, the loss results in social isolation, lack of intellectual stimulation, Read More…

Preparing for Daylight Savings

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Next weekend, we will all set our clocks ahead an hour as Daylight Savings Time starts.

For most of us, the extra hour of light in the evening is worth the price Read More…

Art Therapy: Zen Doodles

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IMG_20160228_221415058I have been reading about the benefits of art therapy for the better part of year. Skeptically. Why would adults enjoy coloring inside the lines? And how could this activity translate into a stress reducing exercise?

My skepticism dissolved this past week Read More…

Coping with Short Winter Days

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3079534450_315d7eb801_mMany people are prone to depression during the winter months when the days are short. The same is true for people living with dementia. Since this population cannot put in place any plans to Read More…

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