Active seniors can perform key strength and balance exercises using Correct Toes to help create a stable support base and ensure proper alignment throughout the ankle, knee, and hip joints. The exercises demonstrated in this video are all beginner exercises that can be modified for varying fitness levels. Exercises that can be performed by active seniors include:
A chair or wall can be used as an additional balance support for the Step Up exercise if required. These exercises for active seniors are great for building lower body and core strength, improving stamina and muscular endurance, and maintaining a good sense of balance.
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Dr. Marty Hughes is a chiropractic physician, or DC. He received his doctoral degree from Western States Chiropractic College (WSCC), now known as the University of Western States (UWS). Dr. Marty has always been interested in foot health, due to the connection between the feet and the spine. He has worked as a freelance writer for LiveStrong.com, for whom he contributed over 2,200 health-and-fitness articles. He is a co-founder of Natural Footgear and an ardent supporter of natural foot care approaches. Dr. Marty enjoys road cycling, trail running, hiking, canoeing, and cross-country skiing as well as exploring the mountains of Western North Carolina.
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