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How Poetry Can Help People with Dementia

For 20 minutes, silence blankets the room, punctuated only by the soft breathing of two women who are seated, facing one another. The eldest of the two struggles to speak—she has dementia and talki…

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Poem of the Month: Fishing With My Father

by Perie Longo, PhD, LMFT, Contributor to Writing & Poetry Therapy on Allthingshealing.com Editor's Note from Susan de Wardt: Celebrate Father's Day by sharing family experiences with your fath…

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Joe Baker, Care2

Joe Baker is VP of Causes and Advocacy for Care2. Joe oversees Care2's campaigns with its nonprofit partners. Previously, Joe worked for Amnesty... more

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I like to experiment with spices but I don't have a favorite. This year for the first time I am gro…

people should be aware but they are so concerned with getting hair and nails done and the most up to…

Yes, we need to listen, feel and watch. Then do something, as much as we are able. The planet …