Active Healthy Aging

Active Healthy Aging: How to Maintain Functional Strength at Any Age

Welcome to Active Healthy Aging, hosted by Coach Ken Dobberpuhl. Each week Coach Ken discusses practical health/fitness strategies and topics to help regain, maintain, or improve health, and the movement practices that will support your activities of daily living.

In this episode of Active Healthy Aging, coach Ken discusses the concept of developing functional movement competency vs. aesthetics based bodybuilding, how to maintain functional strength at any age, implementing change by creating a better model, hanging to lengthen, and this week’s fitness fun fact.

Host: Ken Dobberpuhl; Producer: Ken Dobberpuhl; Recording Tech: Matt Stump; Sound Editor: Matt Stump; Music: Matt Stump


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program. The information provided is not intended to substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your personal physician or other qualified health care professional before changing your healthcare treatment, diet, or lifestyle.

Active Healthy Aging: Training All Three Muscle Actions

Welcome to Active Healthy Aging, hosted by Coach Ken Dobberpuhl. Each week Coach Ken discusses practical health/fitness strategies and topics to help regain, maintain, or improve health, and the movement practices that will support your activities of daily living.

In this episode, coach Ken discusses the concept of training all three muscle actions, along with some practical examples you can do at home, some health implications of keeping an open mind, water exercise options, and whether using hand or ankle weights are a good way to add resistance to movement.

Host: Ken Dobberpuhl; Producer: Ken Dobberpuhl; Recording Tech: Matt Stump; Sound Editor: Matt Stump; Music: Matt Stump


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program. The information provided is not intended to substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your personal physician or other qualified health care professional before changing your healthcare treatment, diet, or lifestyle.

Active Healthy Aging: The SAID Training Principle of Exercise

Welcome to Active Healthy Aging, hosted by Coach Ken Dobberpuhl. Each week Coach Ken discusses practical health/fitness strategies and topics to help regain, maintain, or improve health, and the movement practices that will support your activities of daily living.

In this episode of Active Healthy Aging, coach Ken introduces the SAID training principle of exercise, the What, How, and Why of interval training, making mobility a priority, the fallacy of “220 – age” for max heart rate calculation, and the origin of Indian Clubs.

Host: Ken Dobberpuhl; Producer: Ken Dobberpuhl; Recording Tech: Matt Stump; Sound Editor: Matt Stump; Music: Matt Stump


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program. The information provided is not intended to substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your personal physician or other qualified health care professional before changing your healthcare treatment, diet, or lifestyle.

Active Healthy Aging: How to Mobilize Your Mobility Joints

Welcome to Active Healthy Aging, hosted by Coach Ken Dobberpuhl. Each week Coach Ken discusses practical health/fitness strategies and topics to help regain, maintain, or improve health, and the movement practices that will support your activities of daily living.

In this episode of Active Healthy Aging, coach Ken takes a look at how the body’s prime mover joints are arranged in an alternating pattern of mobility and stability joints, some examples of how to mobilize your mobility joints, a quick foot pampering regeneration strategy, and this episodes fun fact: the origin of medicine balls.

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Host: Ken Dobberpuhl; Producer: Ken Dobberpuhl; Recording Tech: Matt Stump; Sound Editor: Matt Stump; Music: Matt Stump


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program. The information provided is not intended to substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your personal physician or other qualified health care professional before changing your healthcare treatment, diet, or lifestyle.

Active Healthy Aging: Some Safe and Effective Exercises

Welcome to Active Healthy Aging, hosted by Coach Ken Dobberpuhl. Each week Coach Ken discusses practical health/fitness strategies and topics to help regain, maintain, or improve health, and the movement practices that will support your activities of daily living.

In this episode of Active Healthy Aging, coach Ken discusses the concept of mastering body weight movements before adding resistance, some safe and effective squat, push-up, and body row progressions, encouragement for growing some of your own food, how to monitor hydration, and the differences between the two weight lifting sports of Olympic lifting and power lifting.

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Host: Ken Dobberpuhl; Producer: Ken Dobberpuhl; Recording Tech: Matt Stump; Sound Editor: Matt Stump; Music: Matt Stump


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program. The information provided is not intended to substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your personal physician or other qualified health care professional before changing your healthcare treatment, diet, or lifestyle.

Active Healthy Aging: Choosing Healthy Habits

Welcome to Active Healthy Aging, hosted by Coach Ken Dobberpuhl. Each week Coach Ken discusses practical health/fitness strategies and topics to help regain, maintain, or improve health, and the movement practices that will support your activities of daily living.

In this episode of Active Healthy Aging, coach Ken makes a case for stepping away from the gym machines, the simplicity and effectiveness of walking, what it means to be a good gut gardener, sleep as our ultimate regeneration strategy, and choosing healthy habits to improve our quality of life.

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Host: Ken Dobberpuhl; Producer: Ken Dobberpuhl; Recording Tech: Matt Stump; Sound Editor: Matt Stump; Music: Matt Stump


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program. The information provided is not intended to substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your personal physician or other qualified health care professional before changing your healthcare treatment, diet, or lifestyle.

Active Healthy Aging: The Significance of Training Movements

Welcome to Active Healthy Aging, hosted by Coach Ken Dobberpuhl. Each week Coach Ken discusses practical health/fitness strategies and topics to help regain, maintain, or improve health, and the movement practices that will support your activities of daily living.

In this episode of Active Healthy Aging, coach Ken discusses the significance of training movements instead of isolated muscles, the proper movement mechanics of a split squat, how we can improve our relationship with food, and the origin of kettlebells.

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Host: Ken Dobberpuhl; Producer: Ken Dobberpuhl; Recording Tech: Matt Stump; Sound Editor: Matt Stump; Music: Matt Stump


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program. The information provided is not intended to substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your personal physician or other qualified health care professional before changing your healthcare treatment, diet, or lifestyle.

Active Healthy Aging: A “Growth or Decay” Approach to Life … and More

Welcome to Active Healthy Aging, hosted by Coach Ken Dobberpuhl. Each week Coach Ken discusses practical health/fitness strategies and topics to help regain, maintain, or improve health, and the movement practices that will support your activities of daily living.

In this episode, coach Ken explores the concept of multi-planar movement, the foundational movement of hip hinging, how to apply a “growth or decay” approach to your life, the often misunderstood relationship between diet and exercise, a brief overview of foam rolling, and finally the origin of the term gymnasium.

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Host: Ken Dobberpuhl; Producer: Ken Dobberpuhl; Recording Tech: Matt Stump; Sound Editor: Matt Stump; Music: Matt Stump


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program. The information provided is not intended to substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your personal physician or other qualified health care professional before changing your healthcare treatment, diet, or lifestyle.

Active Healthy Aging: The Four Pillars of Human Movement

Welcome to Active Healthy Aging, hosted by Coach Ken Dobberpuhl. Each week Coach Ken discusses practical health/fitness strategies and topics to help regain, maintain, or improve health, and the movement practices that will support your activities of daily living.

In this episode of Active Healthy Aging, coach Ken introduces the Four Pillars of Human Movement, a squatting technique review, a strategy of removing diet and movements negatives to improve your health, managing training variables like loads, duration, and intensity, and a look at the historical relevance of stone lifting.

Host: Ken Dobberpuhl; Producer: Ken Dobberpuhl; Recording Tech: Matt Stump; Sound Editor: Matt Stump; Music: Matt Stump


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program. The information provided is not intended to substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your personal physician or other qualified health care professional before changing your healthcare treatment, diet, or lifestyle.

Active Healthy Aging: The Concept of Personal Fitness

Welcome to Active Healthy Aging, hosted by Coach Ken Dobberpuhl. Each week Coach Ken discusses practical health/fitness strategies and topics to help regain, maintain, or improve health, and the movement practices that will support your activities of daily living.

In this episode Coach Ken takes a look at the concept of personal fitness. The fundamental movement practice of this episode is walking: how do you define health, the what and why of regeneration strategies. And don’t miss the fitness fun fact of the week: how we got the term dumbbell?

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Host: Ken Dobberpuhl; Producer: Ken Dobberpuhl; Recording Tech: Matt Stump; Sound Editor: Matt Stump; Music: Matt Stump


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program. The information provided is not intended to substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your personal physician or other qualified health care professional before changing your healthcare treatment, diet, or lifestyle.