Creative Aging?

“Creativity, some scientists say, may play an important role in healthy aging – conversely, the ill can shed extraordinary light on just how the brain perceives art. Even though our brains age, it doesn’t diminish our ability to create. The big question, as arts projects become more common in retirement and nursing homes, is whether tapping elders’ creativity truly brings them physical health benefits as well as joy. And if so, what works best?”