Health

Exercise at any Age, with any Chronic Condition

Steven C. Castle, MD Introduction Exercise and physical activity for older adults was an important theme discussed at the 2015 White House Conference on Aging.  Specific initiatives discussed included the NIH Go4Life campaign and the YMCA initiative to provide intergenerational physical activity.  The implementation of exercise and fall prevention programs on state and national levels…

The Neuroprotective Role of Exercise

Jennifer Voorlas, MSG, CMC Exercise and Dementia Foreword by Steven C. Castle, MD The White House Conference on Aging (WHCOA) not only addressed the importance of addressing Alzheimer’s and related dementias as a national priority, but also identified The National Institute of Health’s “stepped up effort” to find more effective ways to treat and prevent…

Right at Home Fall 15 ad