Posted: Feb 08, 2011 :: Exercise, Healthy Life, Leslie Sansone

Can you believe it?  New research shows only 5 Miles per week (that’s about 15 to 20 min. sessions – 5 times per week) can help slow the progression of Alzheimer’s … and there’s more … it can even prevent the onset of osteoarthritis!  Healthy brain function, healthy bone and joint function …. could walking be our most potent solution for modern day ailments?  I am just thinking about all you SUPER Walkers that put in 10, 15, 20+ Miles per week …. talk about “walking away disease risk!!!”

Put in a strong Tuesday walk everybody … as my buddy Stu says…. “Walk like your life depends on it!”

Check out your iVillage assignment for a good 2 Miler today!

Looking for a DVD to meet that 5 Miles per week goal?  Try our 5 Day Slim Down …. a mile for each week day!  Then do a long walk on Saturday … maybe a 3 or 4 Mile walk … now that’s a STRONG healthy week!

3 Responses to “5 Miles a Week!”

  1. Paula left this comment:

    Hi,my name is Paula and my question is.I’ve been useing your DVDs for about 2 months,and I do them everynight.I’m doing the 5mile now.I do this 7 days a week am I doing the pattern all wrong.I love walking with your dvds,but I’m not for sure on how to put a program together to help me stay fit and lose pounds.I know I don’t eat right.I most of the time do cherrios in the moring and a sandwich at lunch,and then apples,but I don’t have alot of money to follow a diet. Can you give me your advise.Thanks for all you do.

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  2. Angel ( Angie) left this comment:

    Hi Leslie:)
    I just purchased my first WALK dvd 5 day slim down and I am so happy. I had spinal surgery in 2009, metal plate and 8 screws in my neck and my life changed altogether. I was always a walker, I’m the girl who walked her lunch break at work and the beach on my days off, I felt like I wilting away without walking. I am now disabled and doctors told me I would never be out of pain or normal again, I want to beat that doomsayer prediction, Thank you for giving me my life back to some normal degree, I can walk!

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  3. Thelma left this comment:

    Thank you Leslie for making it easy! It’s nice to know you don’t have to do hours of exercise every day to be healthy!
    hugs! : )

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