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interests and keep busy. Physical activity is especially important for children, so what better than to play a sport? Sports provide a number of benefits for youth such as staying fit, building social skills and relationships, and finally learning personal values. Playing sports regularly allows for children to stay fit and have strong healthy bodies. Activities such as basketball, soccer, and volleyball use exercises such as running, jumping, and stretching, which aid in physical and mental health....

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Benefits of Exercise

WHY YOU SHOULD EXERCISE!! Obesity has reached epidemic proportions globally, with at least 2.8 million people dying each year as a result of being overweight or obese. No matter what your size or shape, being active is very important because: • Makes you feel better. • Helps you fall asleep and sleep well. • Gives you more energy. • Helps you think better and faster. • Helps you handle stress. • Makes you healthier. • Helps you live longer. Your heart will thank you The more active...

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Physical exercise

Physical Exercise Physical exercise is any bodily activity that enhances or maintains physical fitness and overall health or wellness. It is performed for various reasons. These include strengthening muscles and cardiovascular system, honing athletic skills, weight loss or maintenance and for enjoyment. Physical exercise boosts the immune system, and helps prevent the “diseases of affluence” such as heart disease, cardiovascular disease. It also improves mental health, helps prevent depression...

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Exercise and Obesity

Exercise and Obesity Being active through exercise can enhance your quality of life. There are so many activities to help in the fight against obesity. Obesity and lack of exercise cause a variety of problems in the young adult population. From increased risk of diseases, overall poor health and psychological issues, the consequences of obesity and a sedentary lifestyle are complex and far reaching. Learning the effects of obesity and lack of exercise may encourage...

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Diabetes: Insulin and Physical Activity

Introduction Overview of Diabetes Type I What is diabetes type I Health implications of diabetes type I Physical Activity What is physical activity? Why do we need physical activity in our lives? Physical Activity and Diabetes (Epidemiology) Conclusion Bibliography Introduction For our seminar topic "physical activity and disease" we chose diabetes as the focus of our research. Since diabetes is such a complex disease with many...

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Effects Of Exercise On Cardiovascular Function

 Effects of Exercise on Cardiovascular Function Fierra Harris Saginaw Valley State University Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death worldwide that affects the heart and the surrounding vasculature (Mathers et al. 2009). CVD can be brought on by behavioral or inherited characteristics such as obesity, diabetes mellitus, hypertension, family history, and a sedentary lifestyle (World Health Organization, 2013). These conditions and thus cardiovascular disease...

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Physical Exercise

 Physical exercise should be a required part of every school day Should physical exercises be a required course in school? People’s opinions are divergent on such a controversial issue. Some may contend that physical excises are so crucial to students that it must be compulsory, while others may raise numerous reasons to argue against the requirement. In my point of view, I strongly agree with the statement in the topic as the following reasons. First and foremost, doing physical exercises is...

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Dieting and Exercise

Exercise is the physical exertion of the body to sustain one’s health and fitness. There are main activities that qualify as exercise. To exercise and promote weight loss it is recommended that you exercise three times a week for at least 45 to 60 minutes. Exercise can affect one physically by changing your ap Weight loss has been proven to be the toughest achievement of many people. Dieting can affect people of all races and social classes. Females in particular have more of a struggle losing...

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Exercise vs. Diet Pills

Exercise vs. Diet Pills Sapphire Stafford Matsu-Susitna College PRPE 108 P34 12-10-12 Exercise vs. Diet Pills Many Americans today are fighting obesity. They long for a quick fix, one that comes easy without pain and sweat. But for most that is not a possibility. There are many diet pills out on the market today that claim to melt the fat away, nothing has to change. You don’t have to diet, you don’t have to exercise, just take a pill and it all goes away. While there are many pills that...

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Health Benefits of Exercise

Health Benefits of Exercise Regular exercise can help protect you from heart disease and stroke, high blood pressure, noninsulin-dependent diabetes, obesity, back pain, osteoporosis, and can improve your mood and help you to better manage stress. For the greatest overall health benefits, experts recommend that you do 20 to 30 minutes of aerobic activity three or more times a week and some type of muscle strengthening activity and stretching at least twice a week. However, if you are unable...

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