45-55% decrease in risk of cognitive decline.
Engaging in both craft- and social-based artforms has been shown to decrease your risk of developing cognitive impairment and decline as you get older.
merican Academy of Neurology (2015). Can arts, crafts and computer preserve your memory? Retrieved 13 May 2018 at https://www.aan.com/PressRoom/Home/PressRelease/1363 (link is external).