New Designs to Help People Live Well with Dementia. "Ode". A fragrance-release system designed to stimulate appetite in people with dementia. Releases three food fragrances a day, adjustable to coincide with the user's mealtimes. Users can choose their preferred scents at installation. They are released in short, sharp burst to trigger appetite. Design Council UK and UK Department of Health
DJ Wika Szmyt plays music at a club in Warsaw. Szmyt, 73, spends her retirement days behind a DJ console watching people dance to her rhythms. She plays disco, rumba or samba for a mostly elderly audience because she feels she is giving them a new take at life.