Physical activity inversely associated with the presence of depression among urban adolescents in regional China
- DO OR DIY. Lambert, Kelly // RSA Journal;2015, Issue 1, p20
The article explores the impact of sedentary lifestyles on the brain's neural circuits. The lack of physical activity amid working longer hours is said to increase the rates of depression and the use of antidepressant. It also suggests that do-it-yourself projects and hobbies, including...
- HEALTHY AGEING. Chastin, Sebastien F. M.; Skelton, Dawn A. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;4/7/2012, Vol. 344 Issue 7851, p30
A letter to the editor is presented regarding the failure of Myint and Welch to mention the most novel aspect of recommendations for physical activity in Great Britain, the reduction of sedentary behaviour.
- Stand up and be fit. // ManagementNext;Sep2013, Vol. 10 Issue 8, p31
The article offers information on the trend concerning the inactivity of people in India in 2013.
- Add 2 Years to Your Life in 10 Minutes. First, Amanda // Prevention;Jan2013, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p20
The article discusses the findings of a research by the U.S. National Cancer Institute as per which high level of physical activity increases the life of the individuals as compared to the ones with sedentary lifestyle.
- Proposals aim to tackle epidemic of physical inactivity. // Primary Health Care;Dec2014, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p7
The article focuses on an initiative taken by the government of Great Britain to address the issue of physical inactivity among its citizen.
- Your chance to help Canada shape up. // Active Living;Jul2011, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p13
The article offers information on the Active Canada 20/20: A Physical Activity Strategy and Change Agenda for Canada initiative aimed at responding to an urgent national need to reduce sedentary living and increase physical activity to ensure long-term wellness among Canadians.
- â€œLack of Exerciseâ€ Could Be a Classified Medical Condition. // Natural Solutions;Nov2012, Issue 148, p10
The article presents the views of Mayo Clinic physiologist Michael Joyner on the treatment of physical inactivity as a medical condition, and mentions that walking ten minutes three times a day can result in better health.
- Exercise During Pregnancy Gives Babies' Brains a Boost. Kaplan, Karen // Inside Childbirth Education;Dec2013, p12
The article presents information on the findings of a study according to which exercise during pregnancy will help in brain development for infants. The researchers from the University of Montreal conducted that study on women in first trimester pregnancy and randomly grouped them randomly in...
- WHY MEN ARE SO CHUNKY. // Men's Health;Dec2014, Vol. 29 Issue 10, p42
The article reports that lower physical activity is to be blame for increasing waist size and body mass index among men, which was concluded by a study published in the "American Journal of Medicine."