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Preventing falls makes walking more fun

Preventing falls makes walking more fun

Easy steps can keep you on your feet

Taking a long walk is no fun if you fall. Avid walker and Oasis guest blogger Betty Higbie has just learned some good strategies for staying on your feet.

Tuesday, September 22, 2015/Guest Author| Profile/Number of views (21960)/Comments (0)/
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Falls prevention programs cut costs and keep people in the swing of things

Falls prevention programs cut costs and keep people in the swing of things

Community-based organizations like Oasis partner with health providers and managed care to help older adults stay active safely

Oasis is partnering with health providers and managed care to engage more people in evidence-based falls prevention programs that reduce healthcare costs.

Friday, May 19, 2017/Sarah Lovegreen| Profile/Number of views (15280)/Comments (0)/
Top-notch teachers and engaged learners discover together

Top-notch teachers and engaged learners discover together

High-quality instruction keeps OASIS learners coming back for more.

“It’s interesting to see students realize that their presence benefits others in the room,” says Peter Bolland, an instructor who appreciates a classroom of engaged learners.
Friday, June 03, 2016/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (18133)/Comments (0)/
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Wheels and feet to a mini retreat

Wheels and feet to a mini retreat

Guest blogger Betty Higbie shares her latest OASIS walking adventure

It’s nice to find walking buddies, some friends who will keep you accountable as you build daily exercise into your routine. Many walkers find high school tracks, other outdoor routes, or even the mall to get a few good miles in. But a walking group from the OASIS Center in Albuquerque takes a different approach to power walking.

Friday, April 24, 2015/Guest Author| Profile/Number of views (20307)/Comments (0)/
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