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    25-Mar-2019 9:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 709817

Walking downhill after meals boosts bone health in postmenopausal women with diabetes

Endocrine Society

Walking downhill after eating can reduce bone resorption, the process in which old bone is broken down and removed from the body, in postmenopausal women with diabetes, according to research to be presented Sunday, March 24 at ENDO 2019, the annual meeting of the Endocrine Society, in New Orleans, La. Walking uphill does not have the same benefit, the study found.

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20-Mar-2019 9:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 709740

American Chiropractic Association Endorses bellicon® Fitness Trampoline

American Chiropractic Association

The American Chiropractic Association (ACA) has endorsed the bellicon® Classic, Premium, Plus and Basic Bungee Mini-Trampoline/Rebounder. The product was reviewed and approved by ACA for its customizable and safety features, which distinguish it from similar products in the marketplace. It is the first fitness product to earn an ACA endorsement.

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18-Mar-2019 11:05 AM EDT
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    18-Mar-2019 1:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 709544

Does “pay-to-play” put sports, extracurricular activities out of reach for some students?

Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan

Students from lower income households experience twice the rate of non-participation in sports and extracurricular activities than peers from higher income households.

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13-Mar-2019 8:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 709711

Consumer Wearables, Caffeine and Exercise, Weightlifting on Your Heart, and More from the Journal Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise

American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)

If you're looking for new health and fitness story ideas, here are some highlights from recently released research in ACSM’s flagship journal, Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise®. ACSM is the largest sports medicine and exercise science organization in the world.

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15-Mar-2019 4:15 PM EDT
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    15-Mar-2019 12:05 AM EDT

Article ID: 709491

Cardiovascular Screenings Uncover Two Cases of Diabetes And Significant Levels of High Cholesterol in Middle Schoolers

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

A pilot study of 45 middle school kids shows that more than a third of those screened had abnormal levels of blood sugar or high cholesterol. Two had blood sugar levels (HbA1c) in the diabetes range.

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12-Mar-2019 11:30 AM EDT

Article ID: 709434

5-Minute Workout Improves Heart Health, May Boost Brain Function and Sports Performance

University of Colorado Boulder

A novel breathing exercise called Inspiratory Muscle Strength Training (IMST) has been shown to improve blood pressure as much as exercise and more than some drugs. Now researchers are studying its impact on brain health and fitness.

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11-Mar-2019 4:45 PM EDT
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    11-Mar-2019 8:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 709231

Moderate Muscle Strength May Lower Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

Iowa State University

Of the 30 million Americans with diabetes, 90 to 95 percent have type 2, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. New research shows building muscle strength may be one way to lower risk for the disease, by as much as 32 percent.

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7-Mar-2019 8:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 709191

SLU Study: Mediterranean Diet Boosts Endurance Exercise Within Days

Saint Louis University Medical Center

Researchers at Saint Louis University have found that eating a Mediterranean diet can improve athletes' endurance exercise performance after just four days.

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6-Mar-2019 11:05 AM EST

Article ID: 709026

Exercise Can Improve Non-Motor Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease

IOS Press

Researchers review evidence of the effect of exercise on non-motor symptoms of PD in the Journal of Parkinson's Disease

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4-Mar-2019 11:30 AM EST

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