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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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The large, multicenter, randomized study will enroll 300 subjects with amnestic MCI to 18 months of moderate-to high-intensity aerobic exercise or the stretching/toning program.
Therefore aerobic exercise "should be considered the primary alternative modality to help reduce BP," according to the statement (Hypertension 2013 April 22 [doi: 10.
At the next session they performed resistance training before aerobic exercise (using the same exercises).
2007), the hypothesis of the present study was that strength endurance bout should affect the physiological variables associated with both aerobic exercise modes.
The rest were taught stretching and toning techniques, but had no aerobic exercise.
Our findings show that regular aerobic exercise alters the maternal environment in some way that has an impact on nutrient stimulation of fetal growth, resulting in a reduction in offspring birth weight," said Paul Hofman, MD, of the University of Auckland in New Zealand and co-author of the study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.
Major Finding: Six months of 70-minute aerobic exercise sessions three days per week significantly reduced the severity of menopausal symptoms while improving physical fitness.
Aerobic exercise builds cardiovascular fitness, helping to ensure your heart is working to the best of its abilities.
By the way one hour's aerobic exercise could be a brisk walk; it doesn't have to take place in a gym
4) HIV-positive patients who regularly participated in aerobic exercise or a combination of resistance training and aerobic exercise had a higher percentage of lean body mass.
Objective: The objective of this study was to determine the efficacy of a 10-week controlled aerobic exercise program on resting blood pressure (BP) and magnitude of BP change response to such training in sedentary elderly individuals.
Penny "Hot Legs" Lancester enthusiastically presents Hotlegs Workout, an inexpensive but effective and fun aerobic exercise program designed for a cross-training circuit with interval levels designed to accommodate all ages and physical fitness levels.