Dance

Day in the Life: Dancing with a star

Day in the Life: Dancing with a star

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Miller's Merry Manor has a name that is fitting for the holiday season. But the 62-bed facility in New Carlisle, IN, seeks a merry atmosphere throughout the year. Its dance activities, and one special resident, help in that endeavor.

A vote for Valentine's Day

A vote for Valentine's Day

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For lucky residents at the Fox Run Retirement Community in Novi, MI, today isn't just be a day for candy hearts. There will be specialty cheesecakes dipped in chocolate, and white chocolate flavored with liquor. To providers who do things like this, I say, "Well done."

Dancing with your stars

Dancing with your stars

Dancing is a powerful way for older adults to escape physical, mental and emotional challenges, and feel joy. And anyone—even those in wheelchairs—can do it.

They can dance if they want to: Dance therapy helps reduces falls risk among seniors, study finds

Seniors who undergo "dance therapy" typically have improved levels of balance and gait, as well as overall functionality, which helps to reduce their risk of falls, according to new research.