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In People With Fibromyalgia, Pain Is Not Worsened By Regular, Moderate Exercise

For many people who have fibromyalgia, even the thought of exercising is painful.  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Along with antiretroviral medications, doctors may prescribe exercise for people with HIV

In addition to antiretroviral medications, people with HIV may soon begin receiving a home exercise plan from their doctors, according to a researcher at Case Western Reserve University's...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Social motivation for exercise proven with trial Facebook app

A collaborative approach between health scientists, designers and social media experts has produced a health app that actually works to get normal people to be more active.  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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New study indicates that exercise improves non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Improvements seen in obese and overweight adults regardless of amount and intensity of exercise, report researchers in the Journal of HepatologyNon-alcoholic fatty liver...  
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over 4 years ago
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Exercise at any level may benefit overweight patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease

For overweight or obese patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, exercise - regardless of volume or intensity - may reduce both visceral and liver fat, a new study finds.  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Physical activity benefits lung cancer patients and survivors

Exercise and physical activity should be considered as therapeutic options for lung cancer as they have been shown to reduce symptoms, increase exercise tolerance, improve quality of life, and...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Prosthetic hands, robotic trousers and biosensors - £5.3 million for healthcare tech research

A prosthetic hand controlled by the nervous system, robotic clothing to help people with walking, and biosensors to monitor how patients use equipment or exercise during rehabilitation are the...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Exercise largely absent from US medical school curriculum, study shows

Exercise may play a critical role in maintaining good health, but fewer than half of the physicians trained in the United States in 2013 received formal education or training on the subject...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Exercise linked to improved erectile and sexual function in men

Men who exercise more have better erectile and sexual function, regardless of race, according to a recent study published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine.  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Study monitors walking activity in people with MS

PatientsLikeMe has announced results of a novel study conducted with Biogen that showed how people living with multiple sclerosis (MS) can use wearable activity tracking devices to collect and...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Exercise ball used in delivery process decreases labor time, reduces number of C-sections

According to a new study by nurse researchers at Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, a Phoenix hospital part of Banner Health, a peanut-shaped exercise ball can be a highly effective tool to...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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New study by American Council on exercise determines activity trackers fail to accurately predict caloric expenditure

An estimated 19 million activity trackers were used in 2014, but when it comes to tracking steps and calories, how many of those were actually accurate?  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Therapeutic exercise lessens lung injury and muscle wasting in critically ill patients

Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is a life-threatening lung condition that affects approximately 200,000 people a year in the United States and has a higher mortality rate than breast...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Housework keeps older adults more physically and emotionally fit, CWRU researcher finds

Older adults who keep a clean and orderly home--because of the exercise it takes to get the job done - tend to feel emotionally and physically better after tackling house chores, according to...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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New Western University study reveals exercise further combats cigarette cravings

Tobacco use kills more than five million people per year and smoking is the world's single most preventable cause of death.  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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New design makes treadmill more like running outdoors

Prototype uses sonar to change speeds...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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How does bench angle affect upper body muscle activation during bench press exercise?

Muscular activation during exercise is the key to developing muscle mass and strength and the bench press exercise is a popular and widely used method of building upper body strength.  
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over 4 years ago
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Strength training still advisable in older age

In Austria, around ten per cent of over-65-year-olds are frail, while a further 40 per cent are in a preliminary stage of frailty.  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Exercise can outweigh harmful effects of air pollution

New research from the University of Copenhagen has found that the beneficial effects of exercise are more important for our health than the negative effects of air pollution, in relation to the...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Yoga is good for the heart, too

New research suggests yoga may improve heart health just as much as conventional exercise, like a walk or bike ride.  
upi.com
over 4 years ago