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Embracing the Emotional and Health Journey Post 50
Episode 95th July 2023 • Aging with Grace & Style • Valerie Hatcher
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Host: Valerie Hatcher

Episode: 9

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Duration: 16 min

Show Notes:

In this second part of our What Happens After 50 series Valerie, explores the emotional and health journey of life after 50. She touches on the emotional shifts, from feelings of liberation to grief, as well as the pivotal health priorities we should focus on. Valerie shares her personal experiences and introduces the idea of holistic wellness, encompassing physical, mental, and social health. Valerie also shares her biweekly health hack, the benefits of meditation, and how it can be incorporated into your daily routine.

Key Takeaways:

  1. Embrace the emotional journey after 50 - there can be liberation, confidence, grief, and joy of wisdom.
  2. Health after 50 should focus on overall wellness, not just battling illness.
  3. Meditation can reduce stress, improve memory, enhance emotional health, and improve sleep. It's a simple practice you can incorporate into your life with just a few minutes each day.
  4. Don't assume every symptom or ailment is age-related. Listen to your body and seek medical advice when needed.
  5. Staying active and maintaining social connections are vital for healthy aging.

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