October 2019 - Music for Dementia

Dementia device ‘kind of brought my mum back’
October 31, 2019

Dementia device ‘kind of brought my mum back’

BBC News: Alison Webb had watched her mother Margaret, 73, “slipping further and further away” because of dementia. Margaret has been using a device called a HUG, aimed at improving […]

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It only takes 300 milliseconds to recognise our favourite song…
October 30, 2019

It only takes 300 milliseconds to recognise our favourite song…

Independent: The struggles faced at pub quiz “Guess the Intro” rounds might suggest differently but according to a new study, we don’t actually need all that long to recognise our favourite […]

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Power of music to improve health and wellbeing under discussion at conference
October 18, 2019

Power of music to improve health and wellbeing under discussion at conference

Mirage News: Singing talent from the Vicky McClure Dementia Choir, featured on a BBC TV documentary, will be among the performers at a national conference in Nottingham discussing the role […]

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