Best of News

Keywords

An elderly Chinese man swims in the frozen Houhai Lake in Beijing on... News PhotoAdult,Beijing,China - East Asia,City,Cold Temperature,Frozen,Horizontal,Houhai,Illustration,Illustration Technique,Lake,Lifestyles,Men,Senior Adult,Swimming,WinterPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPAn elderly Chinese man (C) swims in the frozen Houhai Lake in Beijing on January 12, 2013. Winter swimming is especially popular amongst the elderly and retired as it is believed to improve circulation and benefit health, and also said to increase the level of mental awareness, release stress, remove aches and pains, increase vitality and keep skin looking younger. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTON (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)