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Education, Research, Senior Games Foundation 

(Evidence Base, Reports, Exercise Science)

 

Senior Fitness Athlete Exam (SAFE)- Dr. Becca Jordre

Research Publication Update

Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Senior Games Athletes Poster

GAIT SPEED EXPAAC POSTER

 

NSGA Annual Conference Presentation

Dr. Ken Cooper MD, Medical Benefits of Exercise from NSGA annual conference in Dallas.

 

U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy and the National Prevention Council

Healthy Aging in Action (HAIA) identifies recommendations and actions to promote healthy aging and improve health and well-being in later life. https://www.surgeongeneral.gov/

 

Hunger in Older Adults Report

http://www.mealsonwheelsamerica.org/theissue/research/hunger-in-older-adults

Helpful Online Resources

Administration on Aging
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
National Council on Aging
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Senior Health: Healthy Aging
Seniors' Guide to Aging at Home
American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
Older Americans Behavioral Health: Alcohol Misuse and Abuse Prevention

01 April 2017
Athlete of the Month
HUMANA Hero: Julia Hawkins, 101, Baton Rouge, Louisiana As we often say, it’s never too late to get into The Games. It’s also never too...
19 March 2017
Personal Best Featured Athletes
Lee Stadem, 89, Sioux Falls, South Dakota You might say Leroy “Lee” Stadem has a reverence for sports and fitness. He believes that keepin...
19 March 2017
Personal Best Featured Athletes
Hazel Hassen Bey, 93, Montclair, New Jersey In sports, sometimes the story is about amazing feats of skill and glory. Other times, it is ab...
16 March 2017
News and Events
National Senior Games CEO Marc Riker visited Birmingham this week to prepare for the 2017 National Senior Games presented by Humana! He team...