Dementia friendly dance class improving lives

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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) – From the cha cha to the waltz, dance is a part of human nature. At Ballroom of Reno, they are proving just how beneficial it can be.

“We joke everyone’s born with rhythm,” said Desiree Reid, a ballroom instructor. “As long as you’re born with a heart beat and have two feet, you can dance.”

Nowhere is that more apparent than in two special classes every Wednesday morning. Everyone taking the classes is impacted in some way by dementia.

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