Active retirees Thomas Essman, 72, and his wife, Karen, 68, share a bench at TY Park in Hollywood on Sept. 16. Being active as you get older helps your physical and mental well-being, medical experts say.
Active retirees Thomas Essman, 72, and his wife, Karen, 68, share a bench at TY Park in Hollywood on Sept. 16. Being active as you get older helps your physical and mental well-being, medical experts say. CARL JUSTE cjuste@miamiherald.com
Active retirees Thomas Essman, 72, and his wife, Karen, 68, share a bench at TY Park in Hollywood on Sept. 16. Being active as you get older helps your physical and mental well-being, medical experts say. CARL JUSTE cjuste@miamiherald.com

Activity is key to good health as you age

September 25, 2015 05:00 AM

UPDATED September 30, 2015 03:09 PM

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