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Posts tagged physical activity

December 6, 2013

 

Hiking trail signs with exercise instructions.

Another Reason To Exercise

Physical activity is a biological norm. When we don't exercise, we actually cause harm to our bodies.

June 29, 2012

 

woman running on the street

Can Staying Physically Active Help You Perform Better At Work?

According to a study, being physically active can protect against job burnout, helping you perform better at work.

June 18, 2012

 

teens sitting together

What Is The Equation For A Happy, Healthy Teen?

Teenagers are often a difficult bunch. With all those hormones flooding their bodies, they can be moody, unpredictable, and prone to making dubious choices.

August 26, 2010

 

subdivision of Chicago taken from the air

Where You Live Affects How Physically Active You Are!

Did you know that your fitness level can be affected by where you live?

August 31, 2009

 

Woman stretching her arms

Body Movements And Problem Solving

Next time you have a "brain-fart", try jogging in place.

May 19, 2009

 

Children playing outside

Recess and Better Behavior

Does a recess really help people learn? Find out in today's A Moment of Science.

April 6, 2009

 

Close up of thermometer

Ninety-eight Point Six–Magic Number or Medical Myth?

Hard exercise can raise your body temperature as much as four or five degrees.

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