Risk Of Deadly Fall Increases With AgeCompared with adults ages 65 to 74, adults ages 85 and older faced 16 times the death risk from falling.
Fitness Includes FlexibilityThere are few things more important than regular stretching.
10K Runner AppOver 14 weeks, the 10K Runner app will guide you in 3 runs per week, to a point where you can finish a 10K.
Avoid Stroke By Practicing 5 Healthy BehaviorsHarvard researchers have found that middle-aged people who practice five healthy behaviors lower their stroke risk by about 80%.
Kids Need To PlayEncourage your kids to go outside and play. Free play is as important and maybe even more important than team activities.
Health Advantages To Taking Public TransitDo you take public transportation every day or use it quite often? You may be better off than your fellow commuters who drive.
Study: Kids Can Start Weightlifting At Age SixAccording to a new study from the Canadian Academy of Sports Medicine, kids can begin at six, if it’s carefully supervised.
Fit In MinutesWhile the name of the Fit in Minutes app may be misleading, it's at least a step in the right direction.
Every Body Walk AppIf you're looking for a simple, visually appealing way to keep track of your journeys, Every Body Walk does the trick.
Runtastic Heart Rate MonitorThis Runtastic app uses your phone's camera to monitor your heart rate.
5 Simple Exercises That Lower StressLooking for a way to lower stress? Try these five exercises from Dr. Tami Meraglia, author of "The Hormone Secret: Discover Effortless Weight Loss and Renewed Energy in Just 30 Days."
Workout In The GardenDigging. Planting. Pruning. Weeding. Raking. Sweeping. If you want to tone-up for swimsuit season, do some work out in the garden.
Tips For Reducing StressExercise is one of the best stress busters out there. But, there are also other behaviors you can moderate to make a difference.
Study: If You're Over 40, Vigorous Exercise Can Help You Live LongerPeople who get at least some high intensity exercise that makes them sweaty and winded could reduce their chances of dying early by up to 13%.
Study: Even A Half Hour Of Exercise, 4 Times A Week Improves Heart HealthThose with better cardio-respiratory performance had a 50% reduction in risk of dying over those who had poor cardiac performance.