Indianapolis Cultural Trail: Known by Few, Used by Many

Posted on 07/16/2013 by |AARP Education & Outreach | Comments

Great PlacesIf there were an award for the most under-appreciated trail network, Indianapolis would be a contender. Home to some of the fastest race cars on earth, many Hoosiers leave their cars behind to enjoy the city’s futuristic people-mover system, or to walk and bike on what is undoubtedly one of the best trail systems in America. Earlier this year, the Indianapolis Cultural Trail opened with eight miles of great places to bike and walk. The Cultural Trail is a uniquely …

Super Bowl Commercials: Can They Help Burn Calories?

Posted on 01/23/2012 by |Personal Health and Well-being | Comments

Bulletin Today | Personal HealthJust in time for Super Bowl party planning — news to help you with your menu, as well as figure out what to do during all those clever ads. A new study shows that you can burn more calories if you stand up and walk in place during commercials, instead of just sitting on the couch watching this year’s funny VW commercial in which dogs bark the “Star Wars” Imperial March theme. And, speaking of calories, if you’re planning on serving chicken wings at …