GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. - Some people will think of any excuse to skip going to the gym but not one Kentucky senior.

Dan Disalvo used a health scare to find a new hobby. Seventeen years ago, the 88-year old

underwent quadruple bypass surgery. Disalvo says he’s been on a health kick ever since.

Experts say always to consult your doctor before beginning any fitness routine.This is especially important for seniors.

For information on a wide variety of aging-related topics, call the Minnesota Board on Aging's "Senior Linkage Line." Experts will answer your questions weekdays from 8am to 4:30pm. Call 1 (800) 333-2433.