Are They Fit or Just Plain Fat?

September 2013
AAOS Now;Sep2013, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p9
The article reports concerns of obesity among athletes in the U.S. According to Dr. Letha Y. Griffin, body composition can predict optimum performance rather than success in sports. It notes its significance over body mass index in specifying metabolic health. It also points out the prevention of sedentary death syndrome through regular exercise and diet.


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