Wellness and Fitness

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Kendal at Lexington’s Summer Games Brings Olympics Close to Home

The book of Proverbs says, “Laughter is the best medicine.” For Kendal at Lexington residents, laughter, fun, and games livened up the week of the first Kendal Summer Games, held…

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A Look at Today’s Aging in Place (Aging in Community)

Older Americans often spend a substantial amount of time and energy during their working years focused on affording retirement. While it is prudent to prepare financially, it’s every bit as…

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The Benefit of Habits

Happy Spring! It’s the season of renewal and a great time to consider a lifestyle change. Have you had the best intention to begin a fitness program? Get more sleep…

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Fitness in 2020 Was Still a Hub of Activity

Goddess squats, video exercise programs, walking in the snow, swimming laps, stretching for yoga, lifting weights, beginning Vitalize 360 — these were among the opportunities offered through our Fitness Center…

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Building Antibodies To Help Build Back Community

Hundreds of Kendal at Lexington residents and staff participated in the first COVID-19 vaccination clinic this week.

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Social Wellness During COVID

As members of the species Homo sapiens, the need for social connectedness is part of our DNA.  Like most residents, one of the attractions that brought us to Kendal at…

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Dining and Fitness Amenities Tour

Moving to a community such as Kendal at Lexington checks off a lot of boxes: maintenance-free living, a continuing care model, and a vibrant community of residents eager to welcome…

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Wellness – Physical Elements That Keep Us Healthy

Wellness has many dimensions and I plan to discuss the physical elements that keep us healthy.  Those factors, first and foremost, are a balanced diet (which we are fortunate to…

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A Prescription for Everyone: Get Outside

While COVID has curtailed many activities this year, mother nature continues her show and, in the Lexington, and Rockbridge County area, there’s plenty to see. Kendal at Lexington is located…

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