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exercise:

see physical fitnessphysical fitness,
combined good health and physical development. The object of any program of physical fitness is to maximize an individual's health, strength, endurance, and skill relative to age, sex, body build, and physiology.
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exercise

1. US and Canadian a ceremony or formal routine, esp at a school or college
2. Gymnastics a particular type of event, such as performing on the horizontal bar
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Earlier, while inaugurating the campaign in AJK, the minister for Sports, Youth, Culture, MDA and MDHA Ch Muhammad Saeed said that the AJK government was determined to keep children in Azad Jammu and Kashmir saved from all sorts of epidemics including polio, measles and Cholera through the active exercise of the nation-wide epidemics eradication programmes primarily under the spirit of producing quality healthy generation so that they could serve the nation and the country as quality future architects of the nation, he added.
[1] Nevertheless, according to Finger and Willis, [3] stretching is a secondary method which can prevent contractures; the primary prevention method is active exercise which can be done in conjunction with stretching.
GET OUT AND GET ACTIVE EXERCISE is a great anti-depressant, stimulates the release of the brain's natural mood-boosting chemicals and can combat stress and anxiety.
"With just 20 to 30 minutes of active exercise five days a week, people with pre-diabetes can control and prevent their condition from turning worse, while the activity significantly brings down sugar levels in known diabetic patients."
None of these intermediate steps is a declaration of war, but all these involve an active exercise of diplomacy in defense of our territorial integrity.
All of them randomized subjects to 3-6 months of an active exercise arm or a control arm that did not involve physical training.
Active exercise was defined as "patient-generated movement" whereas resisted exercise was defined as movement undertaken with load applied (Petty, 2014).
KEEP ACTIVE Exercise helps control your weight and reduces your blood pressure and cholesterol, which all help prevent heart disease.
"Ten Violent Women, Part Two" is a feature film about female bodybuilders, dedicated to active exercise. The film will also explore females who seek physical beauty recognition for their muscular bodies, martial arts, wrestling, boxing, and beauty pageant appearances.
* Stay active Exercise helps stimulate the release of mood-boosting hormones, and being outdoors can help instill a sense of the world still going on, which can be a stabilizing influence.
More than 45 Airmen from the 307th Bomb Wing left for a month-long deployment to support an active exercise at Nellis, AFB, Nevada.