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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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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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Objectives: The purpose of this study was to explore the efficacy of therapeutic exercise in the reduction of diastasis recti.
Although tai chi may have its roots in self-defence, in recent years it has gained broad popularity as a therapeutic exercise, promoting physical fitness while reducing stress.
Very good opportunity to acquire growing business which has excellent new custom designed THERAPEUTIC EXERCISE beds.
IPM and R offers multidisciplinary rehabilitation management with physical modalities, prosthesis and orthosis, manual therapies and therapeutic exercise to improve lost functions.
Participants were asked to identify those services with which they provided clients: choices of lifestyle counselling (LC), aerobic training (AT), weight training (WT), nutritional counselling (NC), athletic conditioning (AC), and therapeutic exercise (TE).
It focuses on board-related concepts in orthopedic, neurologic, and general medicine, as well as pediatric rehabilitation, topics such as spasticity, multiple sclerosis, and osteoporosis, and physical modalities, therapeutic exercise, extended bedrest, and aging effects.
It is also introducing a therapeutic exercise and movement class for those who are survivors of breast cancer and other cancers, and those who have chronic disorders.
Rhona said: "We offer many invaluable additions to traditional surgical and medical care, such as hydrotherapy, ultrasound, acupuncture, massage, electrotherapy for pain relief and muscle maintenance (including TSE, TENS, and NMES,) thermotherapy and advice and training on appropriate therapeutic exercise for your pet's needs.
For example, Smidt and colleagues provided 109 pages of supplementary data to their landmark review of systematic reviews of therapeutic exercise (Smidt et al 2005).
People who have a special need for therapeutic exercise get a special deal and, best of all, can workout with people who are in the same situation.
Featuring silver screen legend David Carradine, his expert Kung Fu trainer Rob Moses, and Rob's daughter Marissa Moses as hosts, Spiral Fitness is a set of DVDs instructing the viewer in a martial, fitness, and therapeutic exercise program that Rob created as a modern approach to an ancient art form.
To facilitate physical healing, focus on therapeutic exercise, preparing and eating a healing diet and getting enough rest.

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