"Alive Inside" profiles seven elderly people suffering from dementia and shows the transformation that occurs when they're given iPods loaded with their favorite songs from years ago.
Music as a therapeutic tool has been gaining momentum as a means for treating many mental afflictions, particularly with the aid of this viral video of a man with Alzheimer's:
Filmmaker Michael Rossato-Bennett's documentary "Alive Inside" chronicles the astonishing experiences of individuals around the country who have been revitalized through the simple experience of listening to music.
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You can donate your used iPods to this organization that uses music therapy in individuals with dementia -- with amazing, heartwarming results.
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Alive Inside---- documentary film shows the power of music to elderly man in nursing home. It's sweet.
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