Tag Archive: movement matters

Masterpiece Living Announces Eight 2019 Movement Matters® Winners!

The research is clear: a sedentary lifestyle is now often referred to as “the sitting disease,” and it puts us at greater risk for heart disease, type 2 diabetes, cancer, stroke, bone loss, anxiety and depression, dementia and a host of other chronic conditions.  Masterpiece Living (MPL) created Movement Matters®, a month-long campaign to inspire and challenge its more than 80 partner […]

Masterpiece Living Announces the 2018 Movement Matters® Winners!

Research tells us that a sedentary lifestyle puts us at greater risk for heart disease, some cancers, type 2 diabetes, stroke, bone loss, dementia, and a host of other chronic conditions. With this in mind, Masterpiece Living (MPL) created Movement Matters®. Movement Matters® is a month-long signature campaign by Masterpiece Living (MPL) designed to inspire and challenge its more than 80 […]

Masterpiece Living Announces the 2017 Movement Matters Winners!

Movement Matters is a month-long campaign created by Masterpiece Living to inspire and challenge its more than 80 partner organizations across the nation to move more and to tie purpose to movement. This year’s Movement Matters ran throughout the month of September, and included participants from every level of living. Research tells us that a sedentary lifestyle puts us at greater risk for heart […]

Ann’s Dance (Judson Park)

“Could I have this dance,” Ken Ray, fitness coordinator at Judson Park, asked resident Ann Toth. The community was hosting a dance as part of Masterpiece Living’s Movement Matters campaign. “I’d love to,” she answered. “But I can’t dance anymore.” After Ann’s husband died, she was unable to go anywhere that had big band music playing … it hurt too […]

Movement Matters: Secrets for a Successful Event

Did You Know? According to research from the Mayo Clinic, taking a daily walk can strengthen your bones and muscles; improve balance; help prevent heart disease, high blood pressure and type 2 diabetes; support weight loss goals; and give you a greater sense of well-being. Masterpiece Living is pleased to bring you reliable health information and tools from the Mayo […]

Masterpiece Living® Awards Participants of the Network-Wide Living It!® Event and Launches Movement Matters®.

Masterpiece Living® (MPL) is well-known as an authority in the senior living profession for its successful aging initiatives and ongoing work with more than 80 partner organizations nationwide. Recently, MPL launched two network-wide campaigns: Living It!® and Movement Matters®. Living It!® Living It!® is a four-week campaign designed to inspire and challenge people to try new pursuits in the four components of wellness: Physical, Social, […]