Where to Look for Medical Info

Here are links to some useful websites on medical-related issues. Let's be very careful out there!   Mayoclinic.org MedlinePlus: US National Library of Medical Health Topics Livestrong.com Webmd.com symptom-checker Got other recommendations? Please send us a Message!

Utah State Univ. Study: The Effects of a Novel Sport-Based Intervention on Lower Body Muscle Function in Older Adults

Camille H. DennisUtah State University Abstract: Objective: This study aimed to examine the effects of a novel, small-court racquet sport, Pickleball, on lower body muscle power and functional performance of older adults, aged 60-75. Background: Physical inactivity in the older adult population is associated with increased risks of falls, chronic illness, and

Pickleball Mania Makes It a Must-Have Amenity in Senior Living

Chuck Sudo - April 18, 2019 As the sport’s popularity surges, adding pickleball facilities  could be a competitive advantage for senior living providers courting tenants. Pickleball combines elements of tennis, ping pong and badminton, and is one of the fastest growing sports in the U.S. Nearly 3.1 million Americans play pickleball, according