Walking in winter can be downright dangerous, but thanks to local indoor tracks, you don’t have to hang up your walking shoes.
By fast-forwarding through commercial breaks, busy caregivers and others are missing out on an opportunity to relieve stress and get their bodies into better shape.
Just 30 minutes of exercise a day can offer countless physical and mental benefits. Whether you get moving for 10 minutes at a time, three times a day, or all at once, it could be the most important half hour of the day.
Studies presented just last month at the annual Alzheimer’s Association meeting in Washington, D.C., suggest that exercise is not only effective in preventing dementia and memory loss, it also can improve the condition of those who already suffer from the condition.
Exercise was shown to lower levels of toxic proteins and increased blood flow in the brains of those with early memory loss.
Survey offers more reasons to make exercise a daily routine Every year the National Council on Aging surveys senior Americans about their lives. This year’s results paint a pretty positive picture, and some compelling evidence that exercise carries some pretty big benefits. The third annual United States of Aging survey indicates that Americans 60 and […]
Few things are better for the mind and body than a walk outside. And there is no better time than spring to get out and enjoy the outdoors. Spring offers an ever-changing backdrop to a daily walk, with new plants growing and new flowers blooming with each and every stroll. There’s a lot going on […]