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Heart doctors recommend less screen time, sedentary behavior for kids

Heart Doctors Recommend Less Screen Time, Sedentary Behavior for Kids

By Carolyn Crist (Reuters Health) When it comes to childhood obesity, sedentary behavior may be the most influential and controllable factor that parents can change,...
A jogger runs along the seawall in Stanley Park with the city skyline in the background

Exercise Linked to Better Mental Health – But Too Much May...

LONDON(Reuters) A study in the United States has found that people who exercise several times a week report having better mental health than those...
Exercise and dieting tied to reduced disability in obese older adults

Exercise and Dieting Tied to Reduced Disability in Obese Older Adults

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Obese older adults who increase their exercise may have less fatigue and disability, but they may see an even bigger...
Modest exercise increase can curb weight gain after quitting smoking

Modest Exercise Increase Can Curb Weight Gain after Quitting Smoking

By Cheryl Platzman Weinstock (Reuters Health) For middle-aged women who worry about adding pounds when they quit smoking, a large study suggests that adding even...
Overweight kids can slim down using video games

Overweight Kids Can Slim Down Using Video Games

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health) Obese kids may be able to drop weight with the help of an unlikely aid: video games Special exercise video games...
Long work week may up diabetes risk for women

Long Work Week May Up Diabetes Risk for Women

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Women who work 45 hours or more each week could be more likely to develop diabetes, a Canadian study suggests Researchers...
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