Category: Fitness

More therapists turning to Wii Golf

Seniors who find that it’s difficult to move around may employ a home health care provider in order to help…

Health News Round-Up: Combating Cancer from a New Research Angle

Cancer Research Suggests a New Genetic Frontier in Treatment Previously, treating a patient’s cancer meant treating the type of cancer:…

‘Vestibular Rehab’ Sounds Dizzying – But It’s Quite the Opposite

Fall risk continues to increase as we get older, and vestibular dysfunction, better known as vertigo or dizziness, plays a…

Keeping You on Your Feet and Engaged in Your Favorite Activities

Mobility becomes increasingly challenging as we age, and as a result, one in three seniors over the age of 65…

Counteract Aging: Tips to Maintain and Improve our Physical Bodies

Wouldn’t it be nice if we could slow down time? We could savor more moments, build stronger relationships, and not feel…

Reducing your Health Risks with Exercise: Counteract the Aging Process

Exercising as you age is becoming increasingly important.  While our society continues to see an uptick in medicinal methods to…

Endurance Exercise to Reduce the Risk of Falling

As the body ages, it naturally loses bone density and muscle mass. Endurance exercises help maintain and strengthen muscles, reduce…

Movement Disorder Specialist: Beyond a General Neurologist

A neurologist with a movement-disorder specialty can improve your quality of life. According to the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation (PDF): A…

LSVT & Medication Reconciliation – One Patient’s Path to Enjoying Life Again

The emotional toll of a medical diagnosis can add another wrinkle to an already stressful circumstance. In particular, when declining…

Health News Round-Up: Dementia Considerations and Holiday Expectations

Balancing Holiday Traditions with Dementia Changes This compassionate piece centers on one family adapting to a mother’s advancing Alzheimer’s disease,…