Workouts In Water: Gain, No Sprain

Tear up a knee on the slopes? Or perhaps all that jogging has caught up with your ankles? Maybe you've just given birth and are looking for a way to ease back into aerobic exercise. Here's a prescription the doctor might order: water exercise. Working out in the shallow end of a pool offers benefits other forms of exercise can't. And with the first of the baby boomers now in their mid-40s, health experts see growing interest in exercise that's easier on the limbs.

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