Keep The Spring In Your Step: Good Reasons To Exercise After Age 50

April 16, 2018

(NAPS)—For many older adults, growing older seems to involve an inevitable loss of strength, energy and vigor—but that need not be, says the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The frailty and decreased energy associated with aging are largely due to muscle loss due to inactivity. And when it comes to muscle, the old […]

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Meet Stacking Wellness Warriors: The Comptons!

April 9, 2018

In the here today gone tomorrow health and fitness world, Deb and Norm Compton have been rocking it for a combined 80 years. Hawaiian born, Norm started his career as a Hollywood Stuntman on the TV show “Magnum PI.”  At the age of 47, he became Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s stunt double on his debut […]

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Meet Salonpas® Wellness Warrior: Dr. Ivan Figueroa-Otero

April 2, 2018

Dr. Ivan Figueroa-Otero is a retired Academic Pediatric Surgeon (who practiced for almost 4 decades) now practicing Traditional Chinese Style Acupuncture. He has been a member of the Puerto Rico Medical Association, American Academy of Medical Acupuncture, American Pediatric Surgical Association, and Fellow American Academy of Medical Acupuncture. He is currently engaged in his private […]

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How to Help Someone in Chronic Pain

March 26, 2018

Chronic pain is debilitating, but it also impacts everyone who lives with the person in pain.  How can family and friends best support someone who is in chronic pain?  Salonpas® shares tips and techniques on how to best support someone who suffers from daily chronic pain. Volunteer to Tag Along on Doctor & Physical Therapy […]

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Promoting Health & Wellness in the Workplace: Wellness Warrior, Al Morales

March 19, 2018

Al Morales is the founder and CEO of Yorkville Sports Associations, a leader in facilitating sports leagues for corporate companies for 40 years.  Salonpas® salutes Al Morales as a Wellness Warrior whose goal is promoting health and wellness in the workplace as well as helping organizations build camaraderie and improve communication among colleagues.  We sat […]

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Meet Salonpas Wellness Warrior, Dr. Kien Vuu: Live Again Project Founder

March 12, 2018

Interventional Oncologist/Radiologist Dr. Kien Vuu’s own life struggle reads like a Hollywood script. He arrived to the United States as an infant boat refugee with no money but whose determination overcame poverty and racism to become a successful doctor. Dr. Vuu’s life experience has given him a unique perspective about the power within ourselves to heal our […]

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Knee Pain Relief Tips & Techniques

February 26, 2018

Imagine 5 o’clock traffic on a Friday. Traffic is backed up for miles in each direction, and it seems as though the drive home will take hours and the weekend will never begin. The knee is a major highway intersection in the body, connecting tendons, bones, and ligaments. This intersection keeps leg movements smooth, allowing individuals to […]

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Peter Green’s Cancer Journey: From Diagnosis to Recovery

February 19, 2018

“WE FOUND SOMETHING.” When Peter Green first heard those terrifying words his entire life changed. The diagnosis was brain cancer. It shook him to the core. His dreams came to a halt. Right then, he knew he had to concentrate on getting well for his young son and those who loved and counted on him. […]

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