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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
The children's performer is now motivating adults (and Beluga Grads) to make change
Author Mary Pipher ('Reviving Ophelia') plots the course
Dances for a Variable Population offers the joy of dance to older adults
Booksellers offer recommendations about thrillers, family sagas and more
Creative aging expert Alan Heeks shares tips from his new book, 'Not Fade Away'
Common signs of aging can often be tracked to the illness
Your socks may get wet, but there's plenty to enjoy if you prepare for the challenge
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
The author of '50 After 50' encourages women to strive for clarity and ease
They challenged the weather and themselves in this class
Ways to avoid the stress of always saying yes to commitments
Smart tips for older adults who want to embrace this social media trend
Work & Purpose
Why this author says a 'jazz brain' can help you get a job and do yours better
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.