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This is where I keep you up to date on what I’m interested in, experimenting with or any other world-shaking undertaking I’m working on. My focus in life for Senior Fitness centers on the prospect of making it in great health past 120 yrs of age. I hope to keep readers up to date on what is working for me in this column.
Fitness19 Reopened, Training Resumes

Fitness19 Reopened, Training Resumes

On Monday, 6/15 our Simi Valley Fitness 19 reopened, with heightened levels of cleaning and distancing and mask requirements for staff and clients. The first two weeks has been a trial run to make sure our anti-viral methods worked well enough to keep us safe, and as...

A New Way to Boost Energy to Youthful Levels

A New Way to Boost Energy to Youthful Levels

NAD+ is the hardest working enzyme involved in the body’s energy production, but by 70, we have under a third of what we had as young adults. It is rationed to do only the most necessary functions, and so everything involved in repair and upkeep of our bodies and...

My Results with an Underground Cancer Treatment

My Results with an Underground Cancer Treatment

A Cancer Killer in Plain Sight? In August last year (2019) one of the newsletters I subscribe to wrote of a commonly used deworming medicine for pets (and humans, but requires a prescription, and costs far more) that kills virtually all cancer cell types, including...

Frank’s New Max Leg Press

Two weeks after my 80th birthday, at Fitness19 in Simi Valley, while coaching a client I sometimes take the liberty to work in with, I "showed him" how to go for a new max. The idea is to warm up with something light, then in about three intermediate loads (like...

Training Results at Fitness19 in Simi Valley CA

Training Results at Fitness19 in Simi Valley CA

It's been about 10 months since I started as a Fitness Trainer at the Simi Valley Fitness19 Gym. I've had about 15 clients over that time and I have seen some remarkable recoveries of clients who started with me in various conditions, some pretty severely disabled....

Training at Fitness19 in Simi Valley

Training at Fitness19 in Simi Valley

In December I was hired as a trainer at the new Fitness19 Gym in Simi Valley CA. If you're tired of sliding down-hill toward infirmity, let me help you on a new path to strength and stamina with a renewed outlook on growing older with class and grace.   I guide you...

Reasons Not to Use Industrial Seed Oils – P. D. Mangan

Reasons Not to Use Industrial Seed Oils – P. D. Mangan

  Frank's Comment: P. D. is a health writer I subscribe to with great insights on staying healthy and fit long-term - read & heed! Vegetable oils are better termed industrial seed oils, since they're not made from vegetables and require an industrial process...

My latest thinking about aging optimally; things we should be attending to with time, energy and money.

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