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Medical News Today: How does exercise support health later in life?

New research shows that older adults who exercise regularly can perform everyday tasks more easily and gain independence. Swimming is a great way to stay fit in older age. Insufficient physical activity causes around 3.2 million deaths worldwide each year, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). These declining levels of physical activity may be… Read More »

5 Things To Remember If You’re Struggling To Maintain A Consistent Exercise Regime

We don’t mean to harp on about why you should continue working out through winter (we know the struggle is real), but there really are some things you can do to stop yourself from falling off the bandwagon altogether. And whilst we’re not here to tell you to recruit a friend for accountability (although that… Read More »

Do You Want To Be Happier? Exercise More

Researchers at the University of Michigan analyzed 23 research papers on the connection between physical exercise and happiness. They reported that as little as 10 minutes of exercise a day was linked with joyful moods. The type of exercise did not matter. Those who exercised a little more were around 30% more likely to consider… Read More »