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5 Senior Flexibility Stretches

Introduction 5 Senior Flexibility Stretches. Stretching: It’s even more important as we get older, yet something we all neglect to do more often. “As we age, we lose flexibility in our muscle fibres” So then, it’s important to stretch to maintain the extensibility of the muscles and allow for sufficient joint range of motion. On top of […]

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The Benefits of stretching

What Is Stretching? The Benefits of stretching. Here, when most people think of fitness they think of cardiovascular and strength exercise. But there is another important component of fitness—stretching. So then, if you want to develop and maintain optimal fitness, be sure to include stretching in your daily regimen. Also, stretching is not only critical […]

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Hip Mobility Exercise

Introduction This Hip Mobility Exercise. So then, everyone can benefit from hip conditioning, even if you don’t currently have any hip concerns. Consequently, stretching and strengthening the muscles in this area helps build stability and flexibility. Also, you can move with ease and avoid injury. Many elderly people have weak or inflexible hips due to […]

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Important Stretching Exercises

Stretching why is it Important? Important Stretching Exercises. Stretching is a form of physical exercise in which a specific muscle or tendon (or muscle group) is deliberately flexed or stretched. And in order to improve the muscle’s felt elasticity and achieve comfortable muscle tone. So then, the result is a feeling of increased muscle control, […]

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11 Ways To Improve Your Skin Elasticity

Introduction 11 Ways To Improve Your Skin Elasticity. Aging is inevitable, unless you have consumed some magical elixir of youth. Although sagging can’t be avoided completely, your skin’s ageing process can definitely be slowed down. Yes, you heard that right! As part of your natural aging process, the skin tends to sag when the elastin […]

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Important Daily Stretches

Why Do You Get Stiff And Lose Mobility Important Daily Stretches. Counteract all that slouching, slumping and even ageing by improving your flexibility and range of motion. Plus, learn the benefits of stretching for older adults. Here’s what happens: As we age, our muscle mass reduces, (sarcopenia). Also, our tendons and connective tissue become stiffer, […]

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Stretches After Leg Exercises

Stretches After Leg Exercises. Stretches After Leg Exercises. Just for a minute, think about how much we ask of our legs. So then, for our entire life, they have been asked to do so much. Besides, running, walking, standing, jumping, climbing stairs. Therefore, the thought is enough to leave you exhausted. So why not spare a […]

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Stretching After Arm Exercises

Flexibility Aids Mobility And Health. Stretching After Arm Exercises. Sitting for long periods damages your bodies flexibility, which has a detrimental effect on your mobility. So then, poor mobility puts you in the fall risk category. On the other hand, stronger arms can help support you, preventing falls. As a result, one American senior dies […]

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The Importance Of Stretching

Why is Stretching so Important? The Importance Of Stretching. Why you need to stretch is simple. Stretching keeps the muscles flexible, strong, and healthy. And we all need that flexibility to maintain a range of motion in the joints. Inactivity over long periods of time and sarcopenia causes the muscles to shorten and become tight. […]

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Flexibility for Health

Introduction to Flexibility Flexibility for health. Stretching your body to become more supple and flexible offers many physical benefits. To begin with, it helps to create easier and deeper movements. And while building strength and stability. Also, stretching your muscles and joints will lead to a greater range of motion. As a result, it can […]