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I would love to have a Fitbit, but I cannot afford to buy one.  This would be a lovely gift to motivate me to be more active in  my 84th year. Eliza

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Would realy like to win fitbit to keep me in shape.  Walking is the only exercise I can do.  So I would like to set goals to walk daily and keep in shape.I use to walk 5 miles a day when I worked.  But now I am retired and need the motivation to keep me in shape for a brighter future,Smiley Happy

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BeHealthyStayHealtyimage.jpgLooking for ways to stay healthy and fit in the years to come? The editors of AARP The Magazine have created a new digital-only magazine just for you. AARP The Magazine’s special Health & Wellness digital issue is packed with tips, tricks, and images to help you live your best life.  To enter, simply share with us what you would tell your younger self on how to stay healthy through the years. Three (3) lucky winners will win a brand new Fitbit Charge 2!

 

How to download the Health & Wellness special digital issue:

 

It’s easy to download the digital magazine to your tablet. Click here (or copy and paste this url:

http://www.aarp.org/emag/health/ to download the AARP Publications app, then go to ‘Special Editions’ to download the Health & Wellness special digital issue.

 

Be sure to tell us what you think about the new digital magazine by completing our short survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/AARPHealth 

 

Enter the sweepstakes in 2 easy steps:

 

1. Sign in or register on AARP.org

2. Post to the “AARP The Magazine’s Be Healthy Stay Healthy” discussion board.

 

That’s it. You’ve entered the sweepstakes.

 

Sweepstakes ends June 15, 2017. See Official Rules and Terms of Service.


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 I need something to motivate me to get started, I really think this Fitbit would help!💕

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 I am 67 years old, with mild COPD,shortness of breath and post shingles nerve pain. In the last six months I have gained 35 lbs. due to a lack of movement.( spend most of my time in front of a computer screen) My pulmonary doctor  says that I need to get moving again and lose weight so using the Fitbit would help keep me motivated.

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I'm 54 years old I have a condition called Spondylolisthesis. I've had 2 back surgeries and been on disability for a while.  Now I found out that the screws in my spine are loosening. A fitbit would definitely give the motivation to get myself up and moving around. 

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I am a registered nurse working in a clinic that serves college-aged people.  It is a concern for that many are so out of shape and overweight.  I have struggled with my weight all my life and like to think I am in pretty fair shape.  I try to impart words of wisdom to these young people about maintaining a healthy BMI, weight, blood pressure etc.

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I think I qualify as an old lady (78) but I still hike and attend fitness classes 4 or 5 days a week unless hiking.  It would encourage me to work vigorously to have a fitbit.

 

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I am 53 yrs old and currently work as a Security Officer for a mental health facility, the overnite tour. I must keep myself in shape to deal with day to day stress. I walk a good portion of an 214 acre hospital property. I lift weights and try to eat right. A fitbit would help me to maintain a healthy life style. Sincerelt Carol LaBella

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I have been doing ALL I can to improve and maintain my health as I age. I currently walk, do yoga, and lift weights.  Am on track with weight and blood pressure.  Could use some help in managing sleep better!  A FITBIT would be an amazing addition to my health quest!  THANK YOU AARP!!

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I AM LOOKING TO START WALKING. THIS WOULD DEF. HELP

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