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About Joan Craig

Joan Craig founded Choose Joyful Health to help older adults stay strong, balanced, and energized, so that they can do what is important to them. She is a certified yoga therapist, functional movement specialist, and wellness coach. Connect with Joan at http://choosejoyfulhealth.com
Latest Posts | By Joan Craig
What’s the Single Most Important Thing You Need to Focus on to Stay Fit and Active as You Age?
2 days ago

What’s the Single Most Important Thing You Need to Focus on to Stay Fit and Active as You Age?

Exercise. Walking. Water Aerobics. Yoga. Good nutrition. Getting enough sleep. Managing stress. Hydration. All of these are important. The #1 concept that holds them all together is balance…
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How I Improved My Sleep with Meditation and Yoga Lifestyle
2 months ago

How I Improved My Sleep with Meditation and Yoga Lifestyle

When it comes to health and wellness, most people probably think, “I’ve got it all together.” I am a yoga teacher, yoga therapist, personal trainer, and wellness coach…
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Start Your Morning with a 3-Step KISS Routine to Age Well
3 months ago

Start Your Morning with a 3-Step KISS Routine to Age Well

Welcome new year and new decade! You may be thinking about your health and wellness goals. You may have a lot of them, and you realize that if you spread yourself too thin, you will not be successful…
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The 2 Most Important Vitamins for Aging Well (You’ve Never Heard of Them!)
4 months ago

The 2 Most Important Vitamins for Aging Well (You’ve Never Heard of Them!)

You know about Vitamin A, Vitamin B, Vitamin C, and Vitamin D. I’m sure you do your best to eat a balanced diet of all nutrients. But have you taken your daily dose of Vitamin J and Vitamin P?
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12 Days of Holiday Fitness for Boomer Women
5 months ago

12 Days of Holiday Fitness for Boomer Women

Ladies, I know what you are thinking: “It’s the holiday season. My needs go on the back burner until January.” I’ve observed this trend with many of my clients (and myself) over the years…
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3 Supreme Rules for Ideal Computer Posture After 60
6 months ago

3 Supreme Rules for Ideal Computer Posture After 60

Do you feel stiff after working on your computer? Do you find yourself slumping, hunching, and with forward head posture trying to look at the screen? Are you looking for ways to do what you need to do on the computer…
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The #1 Exercise You Need to Increase Fitness in Your 60s and Beyond
6 months ago

The #1 Exercise You Need to Increase Fitness in Your 60s and Beyond

Remember The Wizard of Oz and the scene in which Glenda the Good Witch floated down from the sky in her iridescent bubble? You might be thinking, “What does Glenda the Good Witch have to do with staying fit as I age?”

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3 Top Exercises for Osteoporosis (And 1 You Should Never Do!)
8 months ago

3 Top Exercises for Osteoporosis (And 1 You Should Never Do!)

Do you worry that you’re not doing enough exercise – or the right kinds? Are you concerned about getting hurt if you exercise incorrectly? Wondering what really works to build your bones?
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