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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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Walk Your Way to a Clean Bill of Health

Do you think you could walk 4 extra steps per minute while you’re awake each day? That’s 4 steps, not city blocks or country miles. Because research shows those 4 extra steps could drop your risk of; diabetes by 23%, stroke by 22%, and even heart disease by 17%!¹ Here’s how we know that: A […]

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How Exercise Helps your Body and your Brain

It has long been known that exercise benefits the brain through improved vascular health, but scientists are beginning to discover that the benefits could be much more far-reaching. Watch Richard London, MD, Silverado Oak Village Medical Director, explain how exercise may be far more beneficial than previously believed. Recent studies show an association between higher levels of physical […]

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Elder Care in the Summer: Avoiding Heat Stroke for Seniors

Summer’s here, and for elder care providers – and the seniors they care for – that means warm weather, fun, and sunshine. But as we all know, sometimes too much sun is bad for us. This is especially true for seniors, who are more prone to heat stroke and other kinds of heat illness than […]

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Weekly Beach Yoga for Alzheimer’s Patients is a Hit

Weekly Beach Yoga for Alzheimer’s Patients is a Hit

You Won’t Believe What These People with Alzheimer’s do on the Beach Every Week Breathe in, breathe out. Close your eyes, and take in the warm sand and sound of waves along the coast on this mild summer day. Weekly Beach Yoga for Alzheimer’s Patients is a Hit   If you’re part of the Yoga on […]

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