Stay in your Prime with strength training, low impact aerobic exercise, Pilates, or yoga with direction from our fitness editors.

Category Archives: Fitness

Stay in your Prime with strength training, low impact aerobic exercise, Pilates, or yoga with direction from our fitness editors.

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Meet Your Personal Masseuse: The Foam Roller

Meet the new best friend you'll love to hate and hate to love. You see it. The gym, the big box store, or in the pile of exercise gadgets gathering ... Read More
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A Personal Take On Knee Replacement Surgery

I fully confess that I am a coward and that I did everything to put off knee replacement surgery for over four years. It got to the inevitable point w... Read More
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Yoga Pose: Anjaneyasana – Kneeling Lunge

This is a great yoga pose for those who sit a lot and need a good stretch. Read through the instructions below and make sure you watch the video so yo... Read More
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How to Build Lean Muscle After 50

The older we get, the harder we have to work out to maintain our muscles. Men seem to have an easier time than women in maintaining muscle mass after ... Read More
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4 Ways to Make Your Walk More Productive

Walking exercise is one of the best and easiest ways to increase your fitness or lose some stress. This post includes four fall walks you’ll love ... Read More
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5 Knee Exercises to Reduce Pain and Injury

When your knees hurt, it’s hard to exercise. Knee pain that you experience during, or after, exercise can be enough to deter you from even trying. I... Read More
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12 Best Workout Apps for Women Over 50

Women over 50 know they need to improve their fitness levels but can still have a hard time fitting it into their busy schedules. While they might cra... Read More
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5 Good Reasons to Try Tai Chi

Tai Chi originated in China over 2,000 years ago. Its fluid movements and slow pace keep the body flexible by allowing the body's "chi" to move freely... Read More
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How to Lose Belly Fat and Gain a Healthier Spouse Too

Excess belly fat can cause a bigger problem than making your pants tough to zip. It also serves as an alarm that you or your loved ones suffer from an... Read More
Napercise Feature

Napercise: The Workout of Your Dreams

We’re here! Kicking up our (yawn) Louboutins as we take on those awaited back-burner projects (yawn) to revel in new adventures and relationships a... Read More
Senior Sports Feature

Senior Sports: You Can Still Be An Athlete

I started composing this post with the intention of providing information about a certain sports organization. As I researched I realized that my goal... Read More
Functional Fitness Feature

The Good News About Functional Fitness

Functional fitness involves using exercises that enhance and strengthen the muscles groups and movements we use in our daily lives. Much like a baseba... Read More
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