Dear Editor:

Attention seniors on Medicare or with a Medicare Advantage plan. The Answer Fitness & Physical Therapy in Savanna is now an authorized Silver Sneakers location. This means that now your insurance plan will very likely provide you with a free membership to The Answer Fitness & Physical Therapy.

We will provide you at no cost: 1. A complete fitness center membership. 2. Fitness, nutrition and health counseling. 3. Regular readings of blood pressure, body weight and body composition. 4. Balance assessment and fall prevention. 5. Custom exercise program. 6. Medical fitness consultation with our physical therapist. 7. Silver Sneakers exercise classes. 8. Specific programs for those with high blood sugar or diagnosed type 2 diabetes 9. Injury screening 10. Coffee and refreshments on Friday mornings.

An easy way to find out if you qualify for Silver Sneakers is to call The Answer at 815-273-3747 or stop in to our location at 319 Main St., Savanna. We will simply need to know your name and date of birth to check your eligibility online. Once approved, your health and fitness journey will begin at The Answer.

Also, we will be having an open house with refreshments every day, all day, throughout the month of August. We are excited to provide this opportunity to Savanna and surrounding communities.

Mark Klein and John Voelz

The Answer