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Newswise: National Chiropractic Health Month: Take Steps to Better Musculoskeletal Health

Article ID: 719008

National Chiropractic Health Month: Take Steps to Better Musculoskeletal Health

American Chiropractic Association

The American Chiropractic Association (ACA) and chiropractors nationwide are encouraging the public to take simple steps to better musculoskeletal health during National Chiropractic Health Month (NCHM) this October.

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16-Sep-2019 11:05 AM EDT
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Newswise: The Medical Minute: Four reasons to focus on family health and fitness

Article ID: 718827

The Medical Minute: Four reasons to focus on family health and fitness

Penn State Health

Many people think about ways to stay physically fit as individuals. But what about creating a health and fitness plan for the entire family?

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11-Sep-2019 1:05 PM EDT
Newswise: Exercising While Restricting Calories Could be Bad for Bone Health

Article ID: 718822

Exercising While Restricting Calories Could be Bad for Bone Health

University of North Carolina School of Medicine

A new study published today in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research shows how bones in mammals are negatively impacted by calorie restriction, and particularly by the combination of exercise and calorie restriction.

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11-Sep-2019 12:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 718511

Using a Wearable Device to Exercise More? Add Competition to Improve Results

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

A clinical trial using a behaviorally designed gamification program found competition worked better than support or collaboration to increase daily step counts

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5-Sep-2019 11:20 AM EDT
Newswise: Shifting weight in shift workers: world first study

Article ID: 718627

Shifting weight in shift workers: world first study

University of South Australia

If you’re one of Australia’s 1.4 million shift workers, you’ll know that managing irregular hours can be hard, disrupting normal eating and sleeping patterns, and reducing the opportunity for regular exercise.

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9-Sep-2019 8:05 AM EDT
Newswise: Exercise physiologists help make patient mobility a reality
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    1-Sep-2019 7:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 717612

Exercise physiologists help make patient mobility a reality

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN)

New research reports the results of a three-month initiative to introduce exercise physiologists as mobility specialists in three ICUs at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center. The study demonstrates that adding exercise physiologists to the interdisciplinary team can drive early, aggressive and progressive ICU patient mobility.

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19-Aug-2019 1:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 718177

Study Suggests Exercise After Concussion Improves Recovery

Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan

After sustaining a concussion, traditional treatment guidelines recommend strict rest, but a Michigan Medicine physician-researcher is challenging that concept with research that may advise otherwise.

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28-Aug-2019 1:05 PM EDT

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