Createquity Examines Health Benefits of the Arts for Aging Adults

A recent article on Createquity reviews literature on the benefits of the arts for older adults:

There is substantial causal evidence that participatory arts activities help to maintain the health and quality of life of older adults. These benefits … include improvements in cognitive and tactile abilities, subjective wellbeing, and dementia risk reduction (although the effects on managing dementia are less clear).

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