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Music Could Slow Alzheimer's Disease

Posted at 1:00 AM on February 26, 2009 by Gillian Martin

You know how hearing a particular bit of music can take you right back to a particular time and place in your life? Researchers think that perhaps that phenomenon can help Alzheimer's patients slow the disease down a bit.

Read more about it here.