Acceptance and Moving on are crucial for wellbeing

After the phase of the indiscretions of youth, as one journeys through mid life, the wise realizes that acceptance and moving on are crucial for wellbeing. Acceptance is not the equivalent of “giving in”, surrendering or loosing hope. Rather, acceptance of one’s situation wether the situation is good or bad, involves pushing the pause button,…

Wellness; Beyond exercise, dieting, wealth and possessions

What does the phrase; “It is well with you” mean? Most people will probably agree that it means Wellness; Beyond exercise, dieting, wealth and possessions, when viewed¬†from either sacred or secular lens. The intent in this post is not to diminish or impugn the significance of exercise, dieting and even possessions and wealth regarding wellness…

Seek Inner Peace for Healthy Living and Well-Being

The pain of the challenges of daily life that human beings cannot escape make it imperative for us to seek inner peace for healthy living and well-being. The issue of inner peace, its nature and characteristics, how to find it and how to sustain it has engaged the sages and great thinkers for millennia. Throughout…

Steps you can take even in midlife to avoid rust in old age

  “The earlier the better” is a familiar expression, however research has also shown that there are steps you can take even in midlife to avoid rust in old age. By rust, I mean physical and mental rust. That is, physical and mental decline and impairment of sharpness of the mind. Now, this is not…

Steps you can take to avoid mental decline in late adulthood

Although it is the natural order of things to slow down later in life, there are steps you can take to avoid mental decline in late adulthood. Beyond the anti-aging creams, vitamins and supplements, exercise and mind training programs for older adults, how do you get an early start to preventing serious mental decline in…

8 ways to reduce cognitive decline in late adulthood

The restful golden years of retirement and old age can present health challenges, but let not your heart be troubled, here are 8 ways to reduce cognitive decline in late adulthood. Decline of brain function can occur suddenly and fast due to acute illness like severe head injury, stroke or coma due to a variety…

Why should you avoid physical and mental rust as you age

The answers to the question; why should you avoid physical and mental rust as you age may seem obvious. However, despite this seemingly self-evident reality, many people continue to struggle in their efforts to take the steps necessary to prevent decline as they age. Certainly, there are people who are unable to do what is…