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Exceeding Physical Activity Guidelines Has Health Benefits
2013-12-27 04:13:07

Individuals who meet or exceed American Heart Association recommendations for physical activity are less likely to die prematurely than those who walk less than guidelines suggest, according to new research appearing in the journal PLoS ONE.

Regular Exercise Reduces Breast Cancer Risk
2013-10-04 10:25:12

A new study from the American Cancer Society has found that active older women are less likely to get breast cancer than women who do not exercise.

2013-08-01 23:23:30

ActiGraph, a leading provider of objective physical activity and sleep/wake monitoring solutions for the global research community, announced today that Dr. David R.

2013-07-16 23:29:08

Summertime sports injuries can be a serious concern, particularly for those who haven't kept in shape during the winter months.

2011-10-20 22:45:18

Even though previous studies have been shown the link between regular exercises and improved health the exact dose-response relation remains unclear.

2010-05-21 11:39:45

It may seem intuitive that greater amounts of exercise lead to less obesity, but an Indiana University study has found that this conventional wisdom applies primarily to white women.

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2010-03-03 07:23:05

Individuals who regain weight should exercise to maintain health benefits of weight loss.

2009-12-17 14:14:38

Shift work exposures can accelerate metabolic syndrome (MetS) development among the large population of middle-aged males with elevated alanine aminotransferase (ALT).


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.