1.10 Leisure activities and parks are proven therapeutic tools used to maintain and/or restore physical, mental, and social capacities. (recreation, fitness, arts, culture, parks, and greenspace)
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[Sep 12 2017]
PA, physical functioning and disability risk in mobility-limited older adults
Greater changes in physical activity behavior measured objectively were associated with clinically meaningful improvements in physical functioning and reductions in the development of major...
[Sep 11 2017]
QoL & sleep quality after aquatic or dry-land aerobic training - diabetes
Aerobic training in both aquatic and dry-land environments provides similar effects on quality of life, depressive symptoms and sleep quality in patients with type 2 diabetes.
[Sep 06 2017]
Physical activity could combat fatigue, cognitive decline in cancer survivors
MVPA may be associated with greater executive function and working memory in BCSs. Further, this effect may be partially indirect through cancer-related symptoms (e.g., fatigue).
[Aug 22 2017]
Circuit resistance training effective to enhance muscle older & middle age
CRT is a valid alternative to conventional RT. Its shorter duration and lower intensity relative to traditional RT, may increase adherence to training in older adults.
[Aug 10 2017]
BMI, Waist Circumference, Physical Activity, and Risk of Hearing Loss in Women
Higher BMI and larger waist circumference are associated with increased risk, and higher physical activity is associated with reduced risk of hearing loss in women.
[Jul 31 2017]
Short-term exer intervention-cardiovascular functions and QoL of CHF patients
Short-term exercise intervention can significantly improve the aerobic capacity, CO, and QoL of CHF patients.
[Jul 27 2017]
Health benefits of tai chi What is the evidence?
There is abundant evidence on the health and fitness effects of tai chi.
[Jul 24 2017]
Impact of aquatic exercise on functional capacity, balance, and fatigue in MS
Aquatic exercise training improved functional capacity, balance, and perceptions of fatigue in women with MS.
[Jul 20 2017]
Exercise Therapy in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Review and Meta-analysis
Exercise therapy appears to be well tolerated and beneficial across clinically relevant outcomes in patients with JIA.
[Jul 17 2017]
Acute effects of walking in forest environments on cardiovascular and metabolic parameters
Habitual walking in forest environments may lower blood pressure and have beneficial effects on blood adiponectin and DHEA-S levels, and habitual walking exercise may have beneficial effects on...
[Jul 13 2017]
Effects of resistance training on cardiovascular function in PD patients
Progressive RT improved cardiovascular autonomic dysfunction in patients with Parkinson's Disease.
[Jun 30 2017]
Association between active commuting and heart disease, cancer, and mortality
Cycle commuting was associated with a lower risk of CVD, cancer, and all cause mortality.