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Exercise is medicine: health benefits of regular physical activity.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9707695     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Sedentary lifestyle has officially been recognized as a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease. In addition, exercise can be beneficial in detecting, preventing, and managing prevalent disease states such as hyperlipidemia, hypertension, obesity, nicotine addiction, diabetes mellitus, affective disorders, cancer, osteoporosis, and age-related declines in muscular strength. Recent findings are discussed and recommendations for appropriate exercise prescriptions are offered.
Authors:
J M Burnham
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of the Louisiana State Medical Society : official organ of the Louisiana State Medical Society     Volume:  150     ISSN:  0024-6921     ISO Abbreviation:  J La State Med Soc     Publication Date:  1998 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1998-09-09     Completed Date:  1998-09-09     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7505618     Medline TA:  J La State Med Soc     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  319-23     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Age Factors
Aged
Cardiovascular Diseases / etiology,  prevention & control*
Exercise* / psychology
Female
Health Promotion*
Health Status*
Humans
Life Style
Louisiana
Male
Middle Aged
Obesity / prevention & control
Primary Prevention / methods
Risk Factors

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