Gentle exercise is good

July 1995
Consumer Reports on Health;Jul95, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p77
Reports on the need of light exercise recommended by a panel, convened by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the American College of Sports Medicine. Kind of the exercises; Minimum time recommended by the panel.


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