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Bianca Fernandes, Fabio Augusto Barbieri, Fernanda Zane Arthuso, Fabiana Araújo Silva, Gabriel Felipe Moretto, Luis Felipe Itikawa Imaizumi, Awassi Yophiwa Ngomane, Guilherme Veiga Guimarães and Emmanuel Gomes Ciolac

healthy age-matched individuals are required. Cardiovascular autonomic function impairments are generally accompanied by several hemodynamic alterations, which include high BP and PWV levels, as well as altered endothelial function markers. 9 , 10 A recent literature review showed that HIIT is equally

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Timothy A. Kulpa, Jamie Mansell, Anne Russ and Ryan Tierney

sustained on treadmill testing once per day, 5–6 days per week, until symptoms were no longer exacerbated upon exercise. 12 subjects (4 male, 8 female; ages 17–52). Three groups: (a) PCS controlled exercise (n = 4); (b) PCS placebo stretching (n = 4); (c) healthy age/gender-matched control group (n = 4

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Basia Belza, Christina E. Miyawaki, Peg Allen, Diane K. King, David X. Marquez, Dina L. Jones, Sarah Janicek, Dori Rosenberg and David R. Brown

referrals of older adults to specific venues could be made by senior services agencies, healthy aging advocates, and healthcare providers if that information were readily available. For example, prescription of a walking program by healthcare providers can be encouraged. This practice is supported by the

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Guy C. Wilson, Yorgi Mavros, Lotti Tajouri and Maria Fiatarone Singh

 al. ( 2014 ): an RCT from the LIFE-P study. Keogh et al. ( 2015 ): an UCT from the Never 2 Old study. PEDro = Physiotherapy Evidence Database; RCT = randomized controlled trials; UCT = uncontrolled trials; HEALTH ABC = the healthy aging and body composition cohort; LIFE-P = lifestyle interventions and

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Ellen Freiberger, Elisabeth Rydwik, Astrid Chorus, Erwin Tak, Christophe Delecluse, Federico Schena, Nina Waaler, Bob Laventure and Nico van Meeteren

be addressed. Challenge: Heterogeneity in Aging As is currently known, healthy aging, including active aging, is a privilege in most industrialized countries. Hopefully, the opportunity to be physically active and healthy will be available for an increasing number of people. It is also well known

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A. Stefanie Mikolaizak, Jochen Klenk, Dietrich Rothenbacher, Michael D. Denkinger, Kilian Rapp and for the ActiFE Study Group

most time out-of-home, albeit with low PA, was social contacts. However, social contacts may positively affect other components of healthy aging, such as quality of life and mood disorders ( Newsom & Schulz, 1996 ).The highest PA levels were observed in participants who undertook recreational sport. A

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Kelly A. Mackintosh, Nicola D. Ridgers, Rachel E. Evans and Melitta A. McNarry

using a nonelastic anthropometric tape (Seca Ltd, Birmingham, UK) at the narrowest point between the bottom of the ribs and the iliac crest. Healthy age- and sex-matched counterparts were asked to attend one laboratory session at Swansea University for all measurements to be undertaken. All participants

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Meg E. Letton, Jeanette M. Thom and Rachel E. Ward

. 2015 ; 21 ( 5 ): 64 – 70 . PubMed ID: 26393993 6. Rodrigues-Krause JK , Reischak-Oliveira A . Dancing for healthy aging: functional and metabolic perspectives . Altern Ther Health Med . 2019 ; 25 ( 1 ): 44 – 63 . PubMed ID: 29428927 29428927 7. The Sydney Morning Herald . Ballet for adult

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Manon L. Dontje, Calum F. Leask, Juliet Harvey, Dawn A. Skelton and Sebastien F.M. Chastin

promote healthy aging and well-being ( Australian Government, Department of Health, 2014 ; Department of Health, 2011 ; Department of Health, Physical Activity, Health Improvement and Protection, 2011 ). In order to develop effective interventions, it is crucial to identify when, why, and how older

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Andrea L. Hergenroeder, Bethany Barone Gibbs, Mary P. Kotlarczyk, Subashan Perera, Robert J. Kowalsky and Jennifer S. Brach

Physical activity is an essential part of healthy aging given the widespread, well-documented benefits for older adults ( DiPietro, 2001 ). Despite this, older adults are the least likely group to achieve physical activity recommendations and spend the most time in sedentary behavior ( Seguin et