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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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Primary care nurse-delivered consultations and pedometer monitoring can increase physical activity in older adults

A primary care nurse-delivered intervention can lead to sustained increases in physical activity (PA) among older adults, according to an article published by Tess Harris of St George's...  
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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Smartphone applications, wearable devices appear to be accurate in tracking step counts

The testing of 10 smartphone applications and wearable devices intended to track physical activity found that most were accurate in tracking step counts, according to a study in JAMA.  
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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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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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.  
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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Seizure, “Answers”

1. Which benzodiazepine do you prefer for the treatment of status epilepticus (SE)? Which do you prefer for pediatric patients? An epileptic seizure (ES) is defined as an abrupt disruption in brain function secondary to abnormal neuronal firing, and is characterized by changes in sensory perception and or motor activity. The clinical manifestation of a…  
emlyceum.com
over 4 years ago
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Strenuous exercise is 'unlikely to cause cardiac arrest'

A new study by researchers in the US suggests that the danger of strenuous exercise on the heart has been over-exaggerated  
telegraph.co.uk
over 4 years ago
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Baby's risk of congenital heart disease can be cut by half if their mother exercises during pregnancy

Experiments show the condition, which affects nine in 1,000 babies, is not due to ageing eggs, but the age of the mother - and that the risk can be alleviated with regular exercise.  
dailymail.co.uk
over 4 years ago
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Exercise for older mouse mothers lowers risk of heart defects in babies

In people, a baby's risk of congenital heart defects is associated with the age of the mother. Risk goes up with increasing age. Newborn mice predisposed to heart defects because of genetic mutations show the same age association. A new study demonstrates that older mouse mothers reduce this risk for their offspring to that of younger mouse mothers through exercise alone, according to researchers.  
sciencedaily.com
over 4 years ago
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Exercise for older mouse mothers lowers risk of heart defects in babies

In people, a baby's risk of congenital heart defects is associated with the age of the mother. Risk goes up with increasing age. Newborn mice predisposed to heart defects because of genetic mutations show the same age association. A new study demonstrates that older mouse mothers reduce this risk for their offspring to that of younger mouse mothers through exercise alone, according to researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.  
eurekalert.org
over 4 years ago
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Short bouts of high-intensity exercise before a fatty meal best for vascular health

A short burst of intensive exercise before eating a high fat meal is better for blood vessel function in young people than the currently recommended moderate-intensity exercise, according to a new study. Cardiovascular diseases including heart attacks and stroke a leading cause of death, and the process underlying these diseases start in youth. An impairment in the function of blood vessels is thought to be the earliest event in this process, and this is known to occur in the hours after consuming a high fat meal.  
sciencedaily.com
over 4 years ago
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Cancer study in men finds cardio exercise may reduce risk of disease risk and death

Findings suggest even reducing one's mile time by half a minute can contribute to lower risk of death from the disease  
cbsnews.com
over 4 years ago
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Exercise interventions to prevent sports injuries – what you need to know

Stream Exercise interventions to prevent sports injuries – what you need to know by BMJ talk medicine from desktop or your mobile device  
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over 4 years ago
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Training tomorrow’s doctors, in exercise medicine, for tomorrow’s patients

Stream Training tomorrow’s doctors, in exercise medicine, for tomorrow’s patients by BMJ talk medicine from desktop or your mobile device  
feeds.bmj.com
over 4 years ago