Founded in 2006, Rock Steady Boxing, is a methodology that is giving people with Parkinson’s disease hope by improving their quality of life through a non-contact, boxing-inspired fitness curriculum. In 2006, former Marion County Prosecutor Scott Newman was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. He experienced a rapid progression of symptoms, including tremors, rigidity and a loss of some functions. A friend [...]Read more ›
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You have made the commitment to Eat Clean and now you have to negotiate with your spouse to stop eating out of bags and boxes. Sound familiar? Do you frequently throw up your hands in horror when you hear “Let’s have pizza for dinner?” It’s hard enough to keep your will power strong, but now you have to battle the [...]Read more ›
My father, a small town doctor, used to say, “The best cure for insomnia is a good day’s work!” Never one for going to the gym, my dad was nevertheless one of the healthiest and most active people I’ve ever known. He gardened, built furniture, fished, canoed, shoveled snow, raked leaves…you name it…he did it. And he never had a [...]Read more ›
Our blogger Darius Szpilewski has embarked on a journey to interview professionals within our midsts whose personal success has inspired him in his own life. In his series “Getting Real About Getting Fit” Darius hopes to debunk the myths and misinformation that exists out in the media about living a healthy lifestyle. Let’s all take some clues from the success [...]Read more ›