By Joan Timpson |
September 5, 2013
For families affected by Alzheimer's disease, optimism can be hard to come by. With no known cure, severe dementia can be a debilitating illness, and for some families, the prospect of an ageing loved one gradually losing their mental faculties can be too much to bear. Fortunately, there are some treatments that have shown promise for treating Alzheimer's and similar conditions, and the use of music in some therapies has proven rather effective.