Avoid Obesity during the Pandemic: Eating at Home Can Help

Before the coronavirus crisis, Mike was dancing through his healthiest period in years – literally. He’d been taking ballroom dance classes for a few months and loving it. Not only was it fun and social, but Mike, 62, also found … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

Exercise Can Bring Us Closer, Despite Physical Distance

Exercise has many benefits later in life, of course – like increased flexibility, strength and endurance. It also has a way of bringing loved ones closer together, even in these times of physical distancing. Consider Michael Levitan, 78, of Philadelphia, … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

What’s Stopping You from Improving Your Life?

For people over 50 who know they should exercise but don’t, it’s always one thing after another. They say they don’t have the time. Or money. Or they’re too old… But none of that will keep you independent as you … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

Ageism Is Dangerous: Here’s How to Fight It

Even before the coronavirus crisis, people over 60 were regularly targeted with hurtful prejudices about what they can do, what they should like, and how they should act. But now, the backlash has grown more disturbing than ever. Some have … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

Bucket List

Have you made a bucket list? A bucket list is a list of all the goals you want to achieve, dreams you want to fulfill and life experiences you want to experience before you die. If you haven’t made a … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

Change is good! Consider new Cardio options.

We all fall into a rut sometimes when we continue to do the same thing over and over again.  Your body gets into a rut when you continue to do the same form of cardio exercise over and over again. … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

Strengthen your Abs in 2 snow storms!

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow.  And it does. Plenty!  We were hit with one snow storm after another these past years and you had to get out and shove.  Did you feel your back and abs … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

Dancing to the Jingle Bell Rock

If you are going to be attending those holiday parties, make sure you dance the night away or better yet dance the calories away.  Dancing is a great way to burn calories. The popular show “Dancing with the Stars” is … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

Are you feeling as stuffed as yesterday’s turkey? Burn off your stuffing with these activities.

  Enjoy spending time with your family this Thanksgiving weekend and make it an active one. Go for a long hike. Get some fresh air while you can.  If the weather is not cooperating, play Nintendo Wii together.  The bowling game … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

Get Fit with Fido

Have a dog? A great way to exercise is right at your fingertips (or lying at your feet)!  Break out the leash and go for a walk.  Dogs certainly motivate you to get outdoors and walk. Depending on the size … [CLICK TO READ MORE]