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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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But in 2006 thirteen articles were published describing eccentric exercise treatment for varied types of tendinosis.
Treatment methods typically utilised for Achilles tendinopathy include eccentric exercise, stretching, splinting, biomechanical alteration, and more invasive methods such as steroid injections and surgery.
Eccentric exercise has been reported previously to be successful in 90% of active individuals (Fahlstrom et al 2003), but less so in a more sedentary population (Sayana and Maffulli 2007).
Immediately after the warm-up, the eccentric exercise was performed on a specifically manufactured stair (Figure 1).
Effects of number of eccentric muscle actions on first and second bouts of eccentric exercise of the elbow flexors.
Clarkson, "Effects of quercetin supplementation on markers of muscle damage and inflammation after eccentric exercise," International Journal of Sport Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism, vol.
In our method isometric, concentric and eccentric exercises will overlap during the protocol; with part of the strength work performed at long lengths (20, 21).
Markers of inflammation and myofibrillar proteins following eccentric exercise in humans.
Introduction: Eccentric exercise often results in decreases in strength parameters such as concentric torque production.
Furthermore, both acetaminophen and ibuprofen reduced protein synthesis, suggesting that these drugs may negatively regulate muscle growth after eccentric exercise. The researchers conclude that maximal over-the-counter does of ibuprofen or acetaminophen do not show signs of aiding the muscle repair process 24 hours after inducing soreness, and may even diminish muscle strength in the long run.