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ArtBrushes...Art Therapy Uncovers Latent Talent: It’s been found that elders with dementia often show amazing insight and talent when given the tools to draw, paint or sculpt. Sometimes inhibitions and filters that previously held people back diminish with the disease.

View the complete slideshow on HealthCentral to learn more about how challenging the brain with hobbies can help preserve cognition:

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