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We understand that the previous year has created challenging times. We want individuals to begin moving again. Our At-Home Exercise Guide for Seniors is the perfect option for those who are interested in starting an exercise program but unaware of how and where to begin or they may be feeling a bit weary due to […]

April 13, 2021

At-Home Exercise Guide for Seniors

Diabetes and Exercise More than 60% of individuals diagnosed with diabetes do not exercise. Though it is the first and one of the most effective forms of treating diabetes.  Despite the clear evidence, individuals with type II diabetes are among the least likely to engage in exercise. How does diabetes occur? Much of the evidence […]

February 7, 2021

Diabetes and Exercise

Of the greatest concerns among aging adults, a fall related fracture sits high on the list. Among others on such list include cancer, Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease. However, unlike the others where genetics play a large role, a fall related fracture can be prevented. Learn how exercise and osteoporosis go hand in hand. How […]

January 10, 2021

Exercise and Osteoporosis

Recall how there was not a discussion regarding the changes in Mom and Dad at thanksgiving. Well now, those changes have escalated and now the rush begins to move Mom and Dad into a senior living community. Wait! Do not rush this process. Senior living is far more complicated than many believe and it is […]

December 6, 2020

Do Not Rush the Moving Process

Exercising with COPD may seem like a daunting task. However, exercise has the ability to provide symptom relief, and improve overall quality of life. What is COPD? Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a chronic inflammatory lung disease that causes a disruption in airflow from the lungs. COPD worsens over time, making it a progressive […]

November 9, 2020

Exercising with COPD

What is Multiple Sclerosis? Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease in which an abnormal response of the body’s immune system causes inflammation. This inflammation then destroys the myelin that surrounds and protects the nerve fibers along the central nervous system (CNS). The CNS controls much of the human body, it includes the brain and spinal […]

October 27, 2020

Exercising with Multiple Sclerosis

Exercising with cancer, should you? Should you not? What have you heard? It was previously thought, those who have been diagnosed with cancer should avoid all forms of activity. We’re here to tell you how things have changed! The C-Word within the Aging Community We’ve all heard a number of stories. The grandfather who fought […]

October 19, 2020

Exercising with Cancer

Exercise has been shown to be an effective treatment therapy tool for those with Alzheimer’s disease. Before we can discuss how, we must understand the mechanisms behind both Alzheimer’s and exercise. What is Alzheimer’s Disease? In order to understand what Alzheimer’s disease is, one must know Alzheimer’s is a form of dementia. It is the […]

October 14, 2020

Exercise is a Treatment Tool for Alzheimer’s Disease

Death and taxes, two things promised when born in the United States. Many do not wish to discuss death, for they fear it and know it usually brings a challenging time. Have you ever thought about the factors that reduce the risk of mortality? Especially within the aging years… When discussing a reduction in mortality […]

October 7, 2020

Reducing the Risk of Mortality for Aging Populations