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These three started artistic and nonprofit ventures to do it
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Helping others together delivers benefits for both generations
Why they launched their nonprofits and the challenges they face
3 ways your keepsakes can lead to a newfound purpose in life
This 2017 Influencer in Aging says it's time to get the word out
Both were lauded for recognizing the mentoring talents of people 50+
How to choose the best ways to help out while on vacation
Health & Well-Being
But telepharmacy has helped fill the gaps in some places
This special report includes storytelling, news and information about health care for older adults in rural areas
Our special series, Vitality Arts, shows the powerful effect that participating in the arts can have on our minds, bodies and souls. Look to this page for information, resources and inspiration that will help you age better through the arts and show that creativity has no age limit.