Occam’s Razor: A Powerful Tool For Active Healthy Aging!

Occam's Razor: A Powerful Tool For Active Healthy Aging!

 (Ockham's) Occam's Razor! "Occam's razor, also written as Ockham's razor, and lex parsimoniae, Latin for law of parsimony, is a problem-solving principle attributed to William of Ockham (c. 1287–1347), who was an English Franciscan friar, scholastic philosopher and theologian. The principle can be interpreted as stating, Among competing hypotheses, the one with the fewest assumptions should be ... Read more

Improve Aging Mobility, Move Like A Youngster Again!

Improve Aging Mobility, Move Like A Youngster Again!

Reverse Aging Immobility When it comes to mobility, be a kid! I've finally created a body-awareness course I'm proud of! "Body meditation for optimal movement is not about physical exercise. It is not about making strenuous efforts. It's about awakening your body-awareness. It's about learning to quietly listen to your body. Modern technology has not helped with this listening process, You need no tools, apart ... Read more

Aortic, Heart And Stent Surgery Survey, To Improve Patient Outcomes!

Aortic, Heart And Stent Surgery Survey, To Improve Patient Outcomes!

  Living With Vascular, Heart Or Aortic Disease? A confidential survey, to help patients improve the process! All data made available publicly AND confidentially, at this link!  Create your own user feedback survey   Designed based on my AAA stent graft experiences. Just read the survey questions, and you will:  Be better prepared for your surgery, the hospital stay,  interactions with ... Read more

Why Are You Reading This? Choose Your Topic!

Why Are You Reading This? Choose Your Topic!

Select Your FitOldDog Subject From The FitOldDog Links Below Whether it be vascular disease, plantar fasciitis, healthy aging, sports injury, or another FitOldDog Links topic. Kev aka FitOldDog PS I'm all into podcasting right now, but I'll be writing again, very soon. You can find the FitOldDog podcasts here: FitOldDog Links: Vascular/Aortic Disease Aortic aneurysm Aortic dissection Heart ... Read more

Plantar Fasciitis Junk Science BS And Shoes As The First Line Of Defense

Plantar Fasciitis Junk Science BS And Shoes As The First Line Of Defense

Plantar Fasciitis Junk Science BS? My 'so-called plantar fasciitis' research has been called 'junk science' and 'BS' by separate authorities. I found, as an experienced researcher of over 40 years, that such responses should be taken as encouragement. It means I'm on the right track! However, I'm taking a break from morning heel pain, to master podcasting for my primary interest; helping people get their ... Read more

Motivational Speaker With Stent?

Motivational Speaker With Stent?

FitOldDog, A Motivational Speaker? It's story-telling, really, and I enjoy that! You can follow my podcasts via this link!   Patient to patient motivation is critical! We vascular disease patients meet on Facebook, largely by chance! Rarely does the medical profession bring us together! I do have one great medical cheerleader, Tara, my second aortic surgeon! We met the first time on Twitter, and ... Read more

Safe Exercise With A Stent Using FitOldDog’s Training Wheel

Safe Exercise With A Stent Using FitOldDog's Training Wheel

Are You Stuck In A Rut? Safe Exercise With A Stent? How? Get your wheels turning again with FitOldDog! Why a wheel? Because wheels work! Life goes in cycles. So does healthy exercise! Life has been using wheels effectively for over 2,500,000,000 years! The Stent Blog says, on exercise with a heart stent: "...really depends on you and what you did physically before your stent." I agree, but there's ... Read more

Plantar Fasciitis Treatment Risks; FitOldDog versus Podiatrist!

Plantar Fasciitis Treatment Risks; FitOldDog versus Podiatrist!

I Do Enjoy Research! Plantar Fasciitis Treatment Risks? Chronic Plantar Fasciitis Treatment Research! I didn't include financial drain in my analysis! NO, I DON'T HAVE A QA OFFICER, OTHER THAN MYSELF! I'm trying to draw attention to the need for research on so-called plantar fasciitis! Is it science or BS? My work is certainly in doubt, even by me! This linked debate might interest you? Who ... Read more

Disclaimer: As a veterinarian, I do not provide medical advice for human animals. If you undertake or modify an exercise program, consult your medical advisors before doing so. Undertaking activities pursued by the author does not mean that he endorses your undertaking such activities, which is clearly your decision and responsibility. Be careful and sensible, please.