Programs and Events

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Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Part 1

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

This is a 6-week class series proven to be a specific fall-risk reduction exercise program.  Tai Chi combines leg strength, flexibility, range of motion, and reflexes with the mindfulness of coordination and balance. All fitness levels are welcome. Class can be done standing or seated in a chair. Registration is required.  To register, go online […]

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Delay the Disease Program

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

The Delay the Disease functional movement program is designed specifically to address the symptoms of Parkinson's Disease and helps decrease the risk of falls, minimize fatigue, reduce rigidity and improve mobility. Delay the Disease meets every Monday and Wednesday at 1 PM at MercyOne Health and Fitness Center. Learn more about the program at the Member […]

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Tai Chi for Falls Prevention – Virtual

Virtual

Brought to you by UnityPoint Health Des Moines.  Falls are the #1 cause of injury in adults over 55.  Join Tai Chi to gain balance and prevent a fall! Sign up Online: https://events.unitypoint.org/a2j6f000002ojvi Check out the flyer for more information: UnityPoint Tai Chi Class flyer 2022

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Tai Chi for Arthritis – Part II

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

Falls are the number one cause of injury in adults over 55. 1 out of 3 adults over 65 fall each year. Falling once doubles your chances of falling again. Falling is NOT a normal part of aging. Tai Chi has been proven to be a fall risk reduction exercise program. IN-PERSON Call to register: […]

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Rock Steady Boxing

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

Rock Steady Boxing is a structured class designed for people with Parkinson’s Disease or early onset Parkinson’s Disease. Classes are led by a certified Rock Steady Boxing coach and incorporate strength training, cardiovascular exercise, and boxing techniques that are designed to minimize the effects of Parkinson’s Disease as well as improve activities of daily living. […]

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Rock Steady Boxing

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

Rock Steady Boxing is a structured class designed for people with Parkinson’s Disease or early onset Parkinson’s Disease. Classes are led by a certified Rock Steady Boxing coach and incorporate strength training, cardiovascular exercise, and boxing techniques that are designed to minimize the effects of Parkinson’s Disease as well as improve activities of daily living. […]

Recurring

Tai Chi for Fall Prevention – Part 1

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

This is a 6-week class series proven to be a specific fall-risk reduction exercise program.  Tai Chi combines leg strength, flexibility, range of motion, and reflexes with the mindfulness of coordination and balance. All fitness levels are welcome. Class can be done standing or seated in a chair. Registration is required.  To register, go online […]

Recurring

Delay the Disease Program

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

The Delay the Disease functional movement program is designed specifically to address the symptoms of Parkinson's Disease and helps decrease the risk of falls, minimize fatigue, reduce rigidity and improve mobility. Delay the Disease meets every Monday and Wednesday at 1 PM at MercyOne Health and Fitness Center. Learn more about the program at the Member […]

Recurring

Tai Chi for Falls Prevention – Virtual

Virtual

Brought to you by UnityPoint Health Des Moines.  Falls are the #1 cause of injury in adults over 55.  Join Tai Chi to gain balance and prevent a fall! Sign up Online: https://events.unitypoint.org/a2j6f000002ojvi Check out the flyer for more information: UnityPoint Tai Chi Class flyer 2022

Recurring

Rock Steady Boxing

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

Rock Steady Boxing is a structured class designed for people with Parkinson’s Disease or early onset Parkinson’s Disease. Classes are led by a certified Rock Steady Boxing coach and incorporate strength training, cardiovascular exercise, and boxing techniques that are designed to minimize the effects of Parkinson’s Disease as well as improve activities of daily living. […]

Recurring

Rock Steady Boxing

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

Rock Steady Boxing is a structured class designed for people with Parkinson’s Disease or early onset Parkinson’s Disease. Classes are led by a certified Rock Steady Boxing coach and incorporate strength training, cardiovascular exercise, and boxing techniques that are designed to minimize the effects of Parkinson’s Disease as well as improve activities of daily living. […]

Recurring

Rock Steady Boxing

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center 12493 University Avenue, Clive, IA

Rock Steady Boxing is a structured class designed for people with Parkinson’s Disease or early onset Parkinson’s Disease. Classes are led by a certified Rock Steady Boxing coach and incorporate strength training, cardiovascular exercise, and boxing techniques that are designed to minimize the effects of Parkinson’s Disease as well as improve activities of daily living. […]