Results from government surveys show that doctors are telling more people to get some exercise, with the biggest percentage increases coming among patients age 85 and older.
The survey data was collected by the National Health Interview Survey in 2000, 2005, and 2010. It shows that between 2000 and 2010, the percentage of adults receiving advice [...]
Body Recall invites you to share your knowledge and experience on how to live a happy, healthy and productive personal and professional life.
Body Recall is planning, a wellness festival for mid-May in Berea, KY, intended to bring together current and former Body Recall instructors; students; community presenters; and the general public for a day of [...]
A recently completed study has shown that people who are at a genetic risk for Alzheimer’s disease can help reduce that risk through exercise.
The study, first published in January 2012 in the Archives of Neurology and reported in the New York Times and elsewhere, was done at the Knight Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center at Washington [...]
An old saying goes: The bigger they are, the harder they fall. Now a study shows that bigger people may actually fall more frequently.
A study to set out examine the effect of obesity on the propensity of older adults to fall, sustain a fall-related injury, and the likelihood that their daily living would be disrupted [...]
Body Recall instructor Lisa Revell introduced Body Recall classes in Ghana while on a mission trip with her family. Here is an update from her husband David Stone on their experience with Body Recall in Africa.
Body Recall a la Afrique!
It is another hot day in north Ghana, though all natives would call it cold, it [...]
Interested in becoming a Certified Body Recall Instructor or know someone who would make a great instructor?
Body Recall has added a wealth of information about becoming an instructor under the Become an Instructor link.
The page covers topics including a brief history of Body Recall, frequently asked questions for potential instructors and a new online application [...]
Body Recall has announced its 2012 INSTRUCTOR TRAINING DATES in Berea, KY
Body Recall is seeking to add new instructors to help promote its mission of lifetime fitness. We want people who love fitness and can lead and promote Body Recall classes.
Successful Body Recall instructors come in all shapes and sizes and from all walks of life. [...]
BODY RECALL: A Program of Physical Fitness for the Adult
A book for senior adults, teachers of fitness programs, institutional personnel and students learning to assist adults in movement potential. Large print, illustrations, specific exercises for varying physical abilities, lesson plans ranging from basic movement to challenging and demanding physical activity, falls and recovery, foot care [...]
In the idyllic rolling hills outside scenic Berea, Kentucky, we find the Body Recall Center, home to a nationwide organization that focuses on lifetime fitness programs.The activity room: Approximately 2700 sq. ft., with a hardwood floor and a stage, this room can be used for large groups, break-out sessions, exercise or dance classes, business meetings, or [...]
Two of Body Recall’s long time students and Fall Recovery Team Members, Dr. Everett and Roberta Schaeffer, 93 and 95 respectively were recently named recipients of the 2010 William R. Markesbery Senior Star Award, presented annually through the University of Kentucky’s Sanders-Brown Center on Aging Foundation. This rather prestigious award is meant to “ recognize and [...]