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This podcast discusses how older adults can safely enjoy outdoor activities
Think outside the dog park — there are more ways to enjoy the company of your pooch
With the swing of a paddle, the sport offers physical, social and emotional benefits
Author Mary Pipher ('Reviving Ophelia') plots the course
The children's performer is now motivating adults (and Beluga Grads) to make change
Booksellers offer recommendations about thrillers, family sagas and more
Dances for a Variable Population offers the joy of dance to older adults
Creative aging expert Alan Heeks shares tips from his new book, 'Not Fade Away'
The author of '50 After 50' encourages women to strive for clarity and ease
Her husband's death from dementia led illustrator Nancy Carlson to rely on art
Classes on the Mexican campus will serve the mind, heart and soul
Your socks may get wet, but there's plenty to enjoy if you prepare for the challenge
Common signs of aging can often be tracked to the illness
As a young reporter, author Sara Davidson soaked in the vibe of the 'New Dawn'
These thoughts and actions can help with the challenges of aging
Smart tips for older adults who want to embrace this social media trend
Follow our in-depth examination of current health care offerings through an age-friendly lens. What does age-friendly health care look like, and how do you locate and access it? We cover how to prioritize your unique needs when selecting providers and treatments for yourself or a loved one.