Most Important Exercises for Seniors

Most Important Exercises for Seniors

October 17, 2014

US News & World Report cites four categories of exercises that are the most important exercises for seniors.

Balance: “crucial for maintaining independence and preventing falls”
Flexibility: “muscle loss is common in older adults”
Strength: “helps you maintain your range of motion and freedom of movement”
Cardio: “getting your heart rate up”

Balance, Flexibility, and Strength form the backbone of all SimpleTherapy programs. A focus on injury prevention can be key to regular cardio activity.

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