Aromatherapy is a form of holistic therapy that provides useful benefits to loved ones with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. Today, a variety of holistic therapies is recognized by the Alzheimer’s Association, the Mayo Clinic and Alzheimer’s research scientists as legitimate forms of treatment. Scientific research has found that the aromas of certain oils…

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“Is medicine going to the dogs?” According to the Mayo Clinic article, “Pet therapy: Man’s best friend as healer,” interaction with pets is proving useful in helping people with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia by providing them with a sense of comfort and enjoyment and by reducing their stress and agitation. Other “holistic”…

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