Blogs about Senior Fitness

Monday, May 07, 2018 • Portland, OR 97229-9195
Jacqueline's Blog
Fitness & Function has been offering the Delay The Disease # 1 Parkinson’s Exercise program for about a year. As the number of people being diagnosed with Parkinson’s increases, I as a fitness professional am excited to offer the # 1 Parkinson's Exerise Program that fights the symptoms of Parkinson's.
Saturday, September 30, 2017 • Portland, OR 97229-9195
Jacqueline's Blog
 I have incorporated the Senior Fitness Test as a functional fitness assessment with many of my personal training clients and class participants. Most people do not like to get tested, however most like to stay independent.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 • Portland, OR 97229-9195
Jacqueline's Blog
When you are experiencing changes in balance or having difficulty with balance and mobility the best place to practice skills and balance exercises is in the home. Since most falls happen in and around the home part of a targeted exercise program is learning to navigate safely through and around the home, build more confidence and prevent a falls or injuries. 
Thursday, May 25, 2017 • Barrington, RI 02806-4750
Ariadne Greenberg/ Transformations in yoga
This post is a non-philosophical one.  I have simply given you my take on how to do the six movements of the spine, with reminders on integrating the breath, internal and external focus, and ways to adapt it when you, or your student, might have an injury or condition that makes one of the styles of practice difficult or uncomfortable.  Please feel free to share, quote, or get back to me with questions.   
Tuesday, April 04, 2017 • Albuquerque, NM 87107
Dramatic Wellness with Megan Merchant
Hello, beautiful readers!Before you go your next movement class, job interview, wedding day, and ANY activity that requires you and your body to be fully present, take 15 minutes to do the following.