Welcome to the group. Chair Exercise is great for Arthritis. You can still get a pretty good workout by doing them.
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That's what this team specialises in - exercises for people who aremobility limited
When you joined the team you got a Sparkmail with links to our YouTube channel which has Chair Exercise video clips that you can exercise along with - if you check through the team page there is a Thread which has exercise ideas - read ALL the entries - and we have a web site too that might be of help - the link is in your introductory Sparkmail!! If you click on the Team Picture at the top of the main team page it will also take you to the YouTube channel the web site link is www.chairexerciseisforyou.net Also you might like to join - Trek California - a challenge for CE team members - in the Challenge and Exercise Forum!!
Why wait till you get home....why not also do some exercises at work? I know that when I was still working, there were a series of stretches I would do at my desk. And you can always stretch or move your feet, even sitting at a desk.
Even trips to the bathroom can include a few wall push-ups.
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Mrs!!! You've come to the right place! Check out the videos sent to you, all you need is a chair! I love that I can do this at home alone! On the other hand, getting out and about is excellent exercise in itself---try to go to water aerobics; that's so good for osteo arthritis!!! Welcome to Chair Exercises!!!!
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I've been of and on spark and this time I'm looking for a group who can give me some exercise for my osteo arthritis because i have the nutrition down just not the excerise i work and by the time i get home some times i make it to water areobic but most of the time i cop out need some thing i can do at home HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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