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A study of Best Picture nominees shows what Hollywood's getting wrong
Reeling from a divorce from Neil, she turned to songwriting to process her grief
Next Avenue readers weigh in on the importance of participating in the arts as we age
Walk like an orangutan, and other lessons from my initiation into the aerial arts
Looking for permission to paint, dance or create? Watch this video.
We can solve the problem of social isolation by thinking differently about senior housing
How pursuing the passion he left behind in his youth helped one man overcome depression
You can complain about the changes, or find new ways to thrive
An Influencer in Aging on how the arts can improve the lives of older adults
These ideas can help you de-clutter your home and earn a tax write-off
There is a definite upside to being an older music student
Experts push for proof that creativity can help us age well
Engaging in creative activities can be powerful medicine for aging challenges
It's a way to improve memory, reduce stress and make breathing easier
A groundbreaking study examines the health benefits of making music as we age
How playing them helps people with limited lung capacity breathe easier
A singer-songwriter dives into brain research to see what's going on in his head
How creative self-expression can help you figure out what's really important
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