By Deb Burcombe
There has by no means been a greater time for all of us to have a look at ways in which we are able to keep wholesome. That is very true through the pandemic as older adults can usually be at a better threat for extra critical signs from the COVID virus.
So how can older adults, and people who love them, keep related and study methods to remain wholesome – all from the protection and luxury of residence? By becoming a member of the FREE month-to-month AgingWell Sequence! This sequence is sponsored by the Wake Forest Baptist Well being, Sticht Middle for Wholesome Growing old and Alzheimer’s Prevention, and is introduced from 5:30-6:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of every month through Zoom.
The AgingWell Sequence is a one-hour, on-line program that not solely supplies beneficial info on completely different wholesome dwelling ideas, but in addition options an “EatingWell” section every month hosted by native cooks from space eating places who present cooking demonstrations of a few of their hottest dishes. Along with the cooking packages, the sequence additionally contains a month-to-month “MovingWell” section that demonstrates various kinds of bodily actions which can be efficient, secure, enjoyable and might all be accomplished at residence!
The January 12 presentation will characteristic Jamy Ard, M.D., professor, Epidemiology and Prevention at Wake Forest Baptist Well being. Dr. Ard can be main the dialogue on “Tips on how to Maintain Your Wholesome New 12 months’s Decision Throughout a Pandemic.”
January’s AgingWell members may also be handled to a cooking demonstration by Chef Michael Millan, co-owner and govt chef of Mojito Latin Soul Meals situated on Commerce Road in downtown Winston-Salem. Chef Michael, alongside together with his spouse and enterprise associate Michelle, can be exhibiting learn how to create a few of their specialty Cuban dishes.
Presenting on secure train actions that you are able to do in your house to remain match can be Tim Gribble and Daryl Pobanz, trainers with an area YMCA and licensed group train instructors and private trainers with the American Health Affiliation of America. Tim and Daryl can be demonstrating completely different workouts that may be simply accomplished from the consolation of your own home.
Whereas it’s FREE to take part within the AgingWell Sequence, we ask that anybody who desires to take part please e-mail us at: AgingWellSeries@nullWakeHealth.edu and you can be despatched the hyperlink to affix the assembly.
You will need to register in order that you’ll obtain: 1) the recipes from the cooking demonstrations, 2) detailed directions on the workouts, 3) ideas for holding your new yr’s resolutions throughout a pandemic, 4) AND you can be entered within the month-to-month door prize drawing!
So mark your calendar now for January 12, 5:30 p.m.,for a energetic hour of training, info, and enjoyable – only for seniors!
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