Can exercise make you live longer?
If you want to live longer and be healthy, you should exercise regularly. Or at least that’s what we’re told. Constant physical activity is one of the hallmarks of the so-called Blue Zones; areas where there more people live past a century than anywhere else. And if you ask anyone over 100 years what’s their…
When is the best time to start an exercise program? Now.
To say that things change as we age is an understatement. Some things improve as we become financially independent, hopefully wiser and we’re usually better able to do things (such as travel) we might not have been able to when we were younger. A lot of other things change as well, which might not be…
How Active You are Now Can Effect Your Ability to Live Independently Later
Take a moment to think about your death. It’s one of the few things in life we know will happen. How do you picture it? Are you surrounded by family and friends? Are you at home? Are you asleep (this is what I hope for)? Few of us will picture ourselves in a hospital with…