What is health? Is it the lack of disease? Not necessarily. Health
can mean many things. But most importantly, it is having a since of wellness, no matter what physical state you are in or what disease
or disability you may have. Do you have a particular disability or injury? Have you been diagnosed with a disease? Did you know
that with the help of a licensed professional, along with your primary care provider, HEALTH IS POSSSIBLE!
You can be healthy mentally, physically and spiritually by changing
the way you view your mind body and soul.
Did you know?: At least 80% of premature heart disease, stroke,
type two diabetes, and 40% of cancer could be prevented through healthy diet, regular physical activity and avoidance of tobacco products!
Making a habit of daily exercise can help your body and mind. Exercise has been shown to help the muscles, heart, bones, lungs, but also the mind. Improved mental health such as a decrease in
depression has been associated with increased physically activity.
So keep moving!
Lean muscle mass can be improved with exercise. Muscle strengthening helps back, body and balance.
When was the last time you took a walk? No, not to the TV or the couch. I'm talking about to the mail box and back; to the next door neighbors house, around the block? Did you know you can burn
calories by adding small activities to your daily routine?