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Creative aging expert Alan Heeks shares tips from his new book, 'Not Fade Away'
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A paddler reflects on past record-breaking attempts while contemplating another try
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Smart tips for older adults who want to embrace this social media trend
Most heat-related illnesses are preventable
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Watercolor painter Maria Bodette won Next Avenue's older artists contest
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