Broadcast journalist and writer Lynn Sherr is the author of SWIM: Why We Love the Water (Public Affairs, 2012). She has been swimming since she was a toddler, learning first by watching frogs in a Pennsylvania lake. She has since expanded both her strokes and her waterways. For more than 30 years, she was an award-winning correspondent for ABC News. Her other books include Tall Blondes: A Book About Giraffes; Outside the Box: A Memoir, and Failure Is Impossible: Susan B. Anthony in Her Own Words. She lives in New York.
Health & Well-Being
Swimming is a low-impact, full-body exercise. Time to dive in.
This special report includes storytelling, news and information about health care for older adults in rural areas
Our special series, Vitality Arts, shows the powerful effect that participating in the arts can have on our minds, bodies and souls. Look to this page for information, resources and inspiration that will help you age better through the arts and show that creativity has no age limit.