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6 Nutrient Deficiencies Common in Older Adults 

6 Nutrient Deficiencies Common in Older Adults 

Just like bricks fit together to make a building, vitamins and minerals fit together to make your body strong and stable. But remove a few minerals here and a few vitamins there, and that stable structure becomes flimsy and weak! This may not surprise you. But what may surprise you is just how nutrient-deficient older […]

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New Study Highlights the Importance of “Postural Sway” 

New Study Highlights the Importance of “Postural Sway” 

Yes, low bone density can potentially lead to a fracture. But there’s another factor that can increase fracture risk by more than 10 times! It’s something called “postural sway.” Below, I’ll explain what that is, how a new study shows it’s something to be concerned about, and — the good news! — what you can […]

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Does Eating Organic Make a Difference?

Does Eating Organic Make a Difference?

If you’ve ever wondered if organic food really is better for you, there’s a large new study with another answer. Researchers published their findings in the Journal of the American Medical Association in December 2018. The researchers followed 68,946 French adults for an average of 5 years each. They wanted to know if the adults […]

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Surprising Research on Water Exercises and Bone Density

Surprising Research on Water Exercises and Bone Density

Is it difficult for you to workout sometimes? Do you find weight-bearing exercises  challenging? Or do you avoid exercise because it seems like a chore, instead of an enjoyable activity?  If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, then you’re a great candidate to try water-based exercises!  Water-based exercise (WBE) is more than a […]

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