Get Active – Bone & Joint Health
Activities to improve bone & joint health
Exercises for Hip & Knee Osteoarthritis
Length: Choose from workouts ranging from 1 to 3 minutes
This series of videos from Vancouver Coastal Health includes 4 videos focusing on strengthening and stretching exercises for hip and knee osteoarthritis. Equipment needed: towel, sturdy chair, plastic bag.
Yoga for Arthritis
Length: Choose from workouts ranging from 4 to 28 minutes
These videos showcase safe and effective yoga poses appropriate for people living with arthritis. Equipment needed: exercise mat, sturdy chair.
Exercises for Arthritis
Length: Choose from workouts ranging from 1 to 47 minutes
These videos include exercises and stretches that help to manage arthritis symptoms. Equipment needed: towel, sturdy chair, plastic bag, resistance band, exercise mat.
Too Fit to Fracture: Managing Osteoporosis through Exercise
Length: Not a video
This guide from Osteoporosis Canada includes guidance about strength, balance, aerobic, and flexibility exercises. It also includes ways to stick to an exercise plan and tips for avoiding the risk of falls or spine fractures. Equipment needed: exercise band, wall, sturdy chair.