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- Website: Arts Health Network
- Resource type: Fact sheet
Summary - The message of this resource is:
This resource shows how practicing creative activities as you age can improve health without medications.
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Art therapy, recreational art, creative arts, emotional wellbeing
How was this rated?
Step 1 - Evidence-based
Is this information reliable, based on scientific research?
Step 2 - Transparency
Is it clear who developed the resource and how?
Step 3 - Usability
Is the information easy to understand and easy to use?
Rated on: 12/31/2018 2:23:04 PM
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