An Exercise Routine That May Keep You Out of the Hospital

Tai chi improves balance and reflexes to decrease your risk of suffering a devastating fall.

The Right Workout Can Stave Off Disability

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Strength training has been shown to reduce physical disability in older adults.

The Simplest Way to Boost Your Brain Power Every Day

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Study shows seniors who spent time outdoors daily performed better on cognitive tests.

Aerobic Exercise or Strength Training Best for Seniors?

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See the effects of two fitness programs on strength, flexibility, balance and mood.

Middle-Age BMI Predicts Your Chances of This

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A BMI of 35 or above significantly increases your likelihood of disability later in life.

A Meaningful Way to Protect Against Alzheimer’s

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Research suggests that having a sense of purpose can help prevent Alzheimer’s disease.

Sunshine Vitamin Could Brighten Your Mood

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Higher vitamin D intake associated with improved mental health and quality of life.

Cheap Supplement to Improve Muscle Strength

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In addition to immune, bone, skin and heart benefits, this nutrient could make you stronger.

2 Steps That Could Keep You Out of the ER


Fall-related injuries are a major cause of hospitalization. Start preventing them now.

Lower Your Risk of Disability as You Age

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A Mediterranean-style diet may be a key factor in delaying the onset of disability.