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Physical activity, fitness, and health

Physical activity, fitness, and health

international proceedings and consensus statement

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Published by Human Kinetics Publishers in Champaign, IL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Exercise -- Physiological aspects -- Congresses.,
  • Physical fitness -- Congresses.,
  • Health -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementClaude Bouchard, Roy J. Shephard, Thomas Stephens editors.
    ContributionsBouchard, Claude., Shephard, Roy J., International Conference on Physical Activity, Fitness, and Health (2nd : 1992 : Toronto, Ont.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP301 .P554 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 1055 p. :
    Number of Pages1055
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1427822M
    ISBN 100873225228
    LC Control Number93038996

      The human body is designed for activity. For most of our history, physical activity was required for survival, but technological advances have eliminated much of the need for hard physical labor. As our activity levels have dropped, it has become clear that a physically inactive lifestyle can lead to a host of health problems. Physical Activity and Health, Second Edition, provides a. Global Recommendations on Physical Activity for Health WHO Library Cataloguing-in-Publication Data Global recommendations on physical activity for health. se. style. promotion. c disease - prevention and control. al health programs. Health Organization.

    The Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans provides evidence-based guidance to help Americans maintain or improve their health through physical activity. Stay Active with a Disability: Quick Tips HHS, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. Get motivated with Go4Life tracking tools and connect with us on social media. Use the Weekly Exercise and Physical Activity form to make your own exercise and physical activity plan. Celebrate your successes! Use our Monthly Progress Test to track your fitness progress. This worksheet can help you find your current fitness level and explore.

    The physical activity, ®tness and health of children COLIN BOREHAM 1* and CHRIS RIDDOCH2 1Department of Sport and Exercise Science, University of Ulster, Jordanstown BT37 0QB and 2Department of. Health benefits, such as: Promotion of healthy growth and development. Strong muscles and bones. Improved physical fitness, including coordination and movement skills. Reduced risk of disease and unhealthy weight gain. For Adults (18 to 64 years), regular physical activity can: Reduce the risk of, or help manage, type 2 diabetes.


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