Is it time to "Get the old Band Back Together"?
"A compelling new crop of scientific findings links active music making to measurable improvements in human well-being, especially in older people. Loneliness, depression and even the effects of Alzheimer’s Disease have been shown to respond to music, and some studies have even linked music making to better functioning of the immune system..."
When was the last time you dusted off your closet Stratocaster and played 'Stairway to Heaven'? These findings seem to point to a rich life experience is you add playing music to your day.