New Research Examines Whether Dancing Can Improve Brain Health in Older Adults

Helena Blumen, Ph.D., discusses her ongoing study on social dancing’s effects on brain function and the risk of developing dementia. Dr. Blumen is assistant professor of medicine and in the Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology.


Can Dancing Prevent Dementia?

Helena Blumen, Ph.D., describes her NIH-funded research on social dancing’s effects on the brain and its role as a potential intervention to reduce dementia risk. Dr. Blumen is assistant professor of medicine and in the Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology.