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Latest National Physical Activity Guidelines Stories

2006-07-21 00:15:00

LONDON (Reuters) - Children need to do more exercise than recommended in international guidelines to reduce their risk of developing cardiovascular disease, a team of researchers said on Friday.

2005-08-06 15:03:41

High levels of physical activity, such as running, swimming or heavy gardening during leisure time can reduce your risk of stroke, according to a study reported in Stroke: Journal of the American Heart Association.

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2005-08-06 10:41:21

High levels of leisure-time physical activity -- such as swimming, running or heavy gardening -- can cut your stroke risk, the results of a Finnish study suggest.

2004-11-25 03:00:18

The schools, the family, communities, government, states, localities, industry - all have been implicated for the epidemic of obesity in American children and youth today, and all will be important players in any potential solution.


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marcescent
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.
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