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Everyday Athletes

You’re not the athletic type.  You never went out for high school sports, don’t carry a tennis racquet, or Yoga mat.  You may be under 35, or over 50.   210 more words


dmv frenzy!

Wednesday I went to the Texas DMV.

I think the woman at the Texas DMV was a little worried about me.

She explained what buttons to push on the machine I could not outsmart. 122 more words


Mistakes Were Made

            It seems my daughter had the unfortunate luck of inheriting my perfectionist gene. It used to be that I thought she was like her dad: persistently cheerful in the face of terribly sad events. 663 more words

Review: Physical benefits of dancing for older adults

Physical Benefits of Dancing for Healthy Older Adults: A Review. 2009. Justin W.L. Keogh, Andrew Kilding, Philippa Pidgeon, Linda Ashley, and Dawn Gillis. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, 2009, 17, 1-23. 156 more words

Academic Journal

Defining Disability Challenge - Post 4

Hello blogger friends and welcome. This another post for the Redefining Disability Challenge started by Rose B. Fischer. If you click on the image to the left, you can see exactly what it’s all about and feel free to join. 776 more words

Physical Therapy

The Faces of Alzheimer's

You may know some of these people.
There are millions more that suffer from Alzheimer’s.
In the future, you may be one of them. Will you be prepared?
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Anything LTC

Regular physical activity in later life boosts likelihood of ‘healthy aging’ up to sevenfold

29 NOV 2013

Helps stave off major ill health and dementia even for those getting started relatively late

It’s never too late to get physically active, with even those starting relatively late in life reaping significant health benefits, finds research published online in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. 508 more words

Missed - Medical Breakthroughs