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Both home and supervised exercise help function-4230

Both home and supervised exercise help function

What type of exercise program would help older adults at risk of falls who have lower education and are economically disadvantaged?

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Program "with us" not "to us" for well-being

The culture change to person-centeredness strives to adjust staff attitudes and responsibilities to involve older adults in the decision making about their care as well as their daily activities (Pioneer Network).

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Want to avoid Alzheimer's disease? Wash the dishes-3191

Want to avoid Alzheimer's disease? Wash the dishes

A study from a separate research team confirms the value of any type of physical activity to reduce the risk of the form of dementia called Alzheimer’s disease.

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Group meetings promote health for people 80+-3110

Group meetings promote health for people 80+

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Walking wins as the activity with highest participation-3019

Walking wins as the activity with highest participation

Physicians may recommend that their patients exercise, but in the US, only about 24% of adults 55 years and older reported engaging in “regular” leisure-time physical activity, according to a National Health Statistics Report. What activities will attract more people?

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What are the barriers to physical activity?-2849

What are the barriers to physical activity?

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