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Classes on the Mexican campus will serve the mind, heart and soul
At Great Basin National Park, a couple discovers possibilities are as important as goals
Creative aging expert Alan Heeks shares tips from his new book, 'Not Fade Away'
Think outside the dog park — there are more ways to enjoy the company of your pooch
A paddler reflects on past record-breaking attempts while contemplating another try
Dances for a Variable Population offers the joy of dance to older adults
Smart tips for older adults who want to embrace this social media trend
Most heat-related illnesses are preventable
This scientist's research shows the animal world holds keys to living longer
Watercolor painter Maria Bodette won Next Avenue's older artists contest
Common signs of aging can often be tracked to the illness
We all need to spend time outside, and a national park is a great choice
It's a documentary on a groundbreaking experience and a reunion 47 years later
They challenged the weather and themselves in this class
Grab a hiking pole, strap on your boots and embrace the season
Tips to keep pests off your plants, cut flowers fresher and more — without spending extra
This 'Ask the Expert' feature explores research on treating age-related dementia
This special report will include storytelling, news and information about how to plan for the end of your life in a way that meets your own goals and preferences.