Fitness Clubs for Seniors | Exercise for Seniors Lafayette LA

Local resource for fitness clubs for seniors in Lafayette. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to Yoga classes for seniors, Tai Chi and Qigong classes for seniors, Pilates training for seniors, senior body massage, fitness equipment for seniors, as well as advice and content on senior exercise safety.

Anytime Fitness Lafayette, LA
(337) 706-8385
1915 Moss Street
Lafayette, LA
Programs & Services
24-hr Operations, Cardio Equipment, Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Parking, Personal Training, Spinning, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Lourdes Fitness Center
(337) 470-2808
406 Dunreath St
Lafayette, LA
 
Chat Room
(337) 289-9975
1607 N Bertrand Dr
Lafayette, LA
 
Shades For Women
(337) 989-5239
4531 Johnston St
Lafayette, LA
 
Anytime Fitness Lafayette, LA
(337) 988-8350
4517 Johnston St
Lafayette, LA
Programs & Services
24-hr Operations, Cardio Equipment, Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Parking, Personal Training, Spinning, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Anytime Fitness
(337) 706-8385
1915 Moss Street
Lafayette, LA
 
Lafayette Snap Fitness
(337) 456-7983
2425 W. Congress St., Across from CAJUN FIELD
Lafayette, LA
Programs & Services
Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Personal Training, Pilates, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Towel Service, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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SNAP Fitness of Lafayette
(337) 984-4699
110 Tucker Dr
Lafayette, LA
 
Curves For Women
(337) 993-1122
292 Ridge Rd # 16
Lafayette, LA
 
Anytime Fitness
(337) 988-8350
4517 Johnston St
Lafayette, LA
 
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Exercise for Seniors


Human beings might try to control nature as much as they want, but in the end nature inevitably gets back to us. In spite of the numerous anti-aging treatments, the fact remains that we cannot stop or reverse the ways of nature. But what we can control is the way we lead our lives and how we adapt to aging. By leading a healthy and disciplined lifestyle, eating the right kind of food in the right proportions, and exercising regularly, you can slow down the process of aging.

If you have been exercising all your life, you do not need to worry about the effects of a slow down in activity levels immediately, but if you have neglected your health, "NOW" is the time to bring in a change. Please do consult your doctor, however, before starting any new exercise program. There are special exercises for seniors, which help keep problems like joint pain and arthritis at bay. Aerobic exercise is also good for seniors.

Some of the changes that happen as you age

∗ As your body ages, some of the changes that take place can include a loss of:

∗ Strength: As you age, there is a loss of muscle strength and quality of tissue in your body.

∗ Endurance: Aerobic fitness is lost with age, which leads to reduced mobility in life.

∗ Flexibility: Flexibility changes with age and you will notice stiffness in your joints as days pass.

∗ Balance: Body balance also decreases with age, and each year, hospitals treat over 300,000 patients...

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