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Walk more to avoid severe strokes

In a new study, to determine physical activity, participants were asked after the stroke how much they moved or exercised during leisure time before the stroke.

published on : 20th September 2018

Indians low on physical activity: WHO

published on : 7th September 2018

Physical activity at office reduces stress

Workers in open office seating had less daytime stress and greater daytime activity levels compared to workers in private offices and cubicles, according to new research led by the University of Arizo

published on : 21st August 2018

Drop in girls' physical activity owing to race, income disparities

A study from the US found that girls and women (aged 12 to 29) reported less physical activity than their male counterparts and physical activity dropped off sharply during adolescence. 

published on : 12th June 2018

Being active more important for heart patients than weight loss 

Weight loss seems to be associated with increased mortality for the participants in the study who were normal weight at baseline, researchers said.

published on : 31st May 2018

Engaging in physical activities may make you happier

According to a new study, the frequency and volume of physical activities undertaken may actually boost your level of happiness.

published on : 5th April 2018

Physical activity can help those with cancer too

The increase in physical activity doubled the women's post-treatment mental processing speed.

published on : 20th September 2017