What is good for the body is also good for the spirit. Be motivated always to aim for healthy aging and say I can do it all the time. Exercise is more important for elders than other groups as risk of disease and loss of mobility is greater and positive effects of exercise dominate quickly. Physical fitness, social wellness, financial fitness and mental wellness are important. One should exercise at work and play... like trying to walk more even while driving by parking your car a distance from the store. Physical fitness in aging is must so that they are no aging difficulties. Try exercises that you like and enjoy doing and try them in pairs or groups... This will help you to stick to a regular discipline.
There is a wide selection waiting fore you - Walk, bicycle, climb, swim, dance and even fishing too. In social wellness suggestions, plan for travel, every little thing you want to do, and travel for enjoyment. Watch game shows and laugh as much as you can. Volunteer for tasks that you don`t mind doing and actually enjoy. Believe in the Supreme Power and always look forward to an optimistic future. Single males can even opt to get married, as one of the longevity secrets mentions that the companionship and care of wives helps in keeping diseases away! The other way is not known to work so you are warned! So much for spouse support and healthy aging.
Financial wellness is important as people who retire at 60 or 65 have another 20 to 30 years to live. And as most live on a fixed income, we should all take a look at our finances. Figure out your psyche about how much of your pre-retirement income you will need to have the lifestyle you expect. Financial experts say that we need 80 per cent of such income to maintain the lifestyle we have grown accustomed to and mental and physical comfort is a must for healthy aging. Therefore calculate the means and measures you may require to achieve what you expect, before hand.
Common Aging Difficulties include diseases like Alzheimers, depression and several other health problems. Therefore it is very important that you strive for a healthy mind in a healthy body. Although incorrect medication and wrong diet habits may also lead to these ailments, they are nevertheless the only reasons. There are several lifestyle and other issues too that play a role in the persons life, affected by any of these diseases. The only way out however, is to opt for a varied lifestyle dotted with activities and an interesting lifestyle.