Why people are leaving Twitter for Parler

The 2020 election has been especially polarizing, with people not only split over the candidates, Joe Biden and Donald Trump but also over the results of the election. While major news outlets called the election in favor of Biden a few days after the November 3 election, Trump has refused…

Glasses can change the future of a billion people

In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is king, so the saying goes. Of the world’s 7.8 billion people, 2.2 billion have impaired vision. Of this number, about half are treatable. In effect, they are one-eyed kings who are better off than the 39 million who are completely…

New evidence-based guidelines on music for people with dementia

Researchers from Western Sydney University’s MARCS Institute for Brain, Behavior and Development have published a new research paper and recommended guidelines for music use for people with dementia after a successful trial program. Coinciding with National Dementia Action Week, lead researcher Dr. Sandra Garrido and team have this week published…