Can music stave off dementia?

There are 2 comments on the Click Orlando story from Aug 31, 2013, titled Can music stave off dementia?. In it, Click Orlando reports that:

At 101, Frank Iacono still plays the violin. The concertmaster for the Providence Civic Orchestra of Senior Citizens in Rhode Island, he particularly enjoys playing polkas and jigs.

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HumanSpirit

Fort White, FL

#1 Sep 1, 2013
Keeping the public away from Mind drugs including anti depressants would be the greatest benefit.

Since: Oct 12

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#2 Oct 15, 2014
Music therapy is really helpful for the patients of Dementia. My grandfather, who is staying at Luvida Memory Care, has really improved with this therapy.

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