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Should Senior Citizens Lift Weights?

A smiling senior woman exercising with dumbbells.

Many people wonder if seniors should lift weights. It’s a common misconception that weightlifting is only for young people or bodybuilders. However, lifting weights can have many benefits for seniors.  Listing weights can help improve bone density, balance, and overall strength. Of course, always consult a doctor before starting any new exercise routine, especially if […]

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Are Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s Related?

A seniors hands placed above block letters on a table spelling out parkinsons disease.

Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease affect the brain, affecting memory, thoughts, feelings, and more. These diseases can significantly impact your loved one’s daily life, meaning they’ll likely need extra support. It can be a common assumption for some people that these 2 diseases are related and influence each other.  While Parkinson’s disease and Alzheimer’s may not […]

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