• Richard Simmons is a fitness icon
  • A morbid online rumor had him dying
  • Richard has released a statement in response

In a clarifying message, he reassures fans that he's not dying, but rather encouraging everyone to embrace each day. Dive into his heartfelt advice and learn how to live like you're dying, Richard Simmons style!

Life's a Workout: Embrace Every Rep!

"Hey, everyone! I'm not dying!" That's the vibrant declaration from Richard Simmons, who had the internet in a frenzy after his reflective musings on life and death. In true Simmons fashion, he turned the confusion into a teachable moment about cherishing every heartbeat!

Simmons' original post was a wake-up call, urging us to "enjoy your life to the fullest every single day." His recipe for a zestful life? Gaze at the sky, count your blessings, and yes—indulge in dessert "once in a while" (because life's too short, folks)!

"Every day that you are alive you have got to move," insists the energetic icon. His advice? Start with stretching, then hit the cardio and strength. And if you need motivation, his workout videos are just a click away on YouTube!

But it's not all about physical fitness. Simmons stresses the importance of expressing love and doling out big hugs. "A big hug really goes a long way," he shares, reminding us of the power of human connection.

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Simmons even has a soundtrack for your soul—Tim McGraw's 'Live Like You Were Dying.' It's all about seizing the day and remembering to pray, according to the fitness legend.