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Date: 2015/08/11
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5934
Description: The benefits of aerobic training in health promotion are well documented and this mode of exercise training continues to be the gold standard for health professionals when prescribing exercise program ... More
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Date: 2015/08/05
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5939
Description: It is believed that sport massage after intensive exercise might improve power and perceptual recovery in athletes. However, few studies have been done in this area. This study aimed to examine the ef ... More
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Date: 2015/02/24
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5345
Description: Objective: To explore gender and racial profiling of percentage body fat of 1136 urban South African children attending public schools in Pretoria Central. Methods: This is a cross-sectional survey of ... More
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Date: 2014/12/21
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5938
Description: Purpose Exercising or doing physical activity in polluted air could expose a person to the adverse health effects of air pollution. This study aimed to compare the cardiovascular and hematologic indic ... More
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Date: 2014/01/01
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5935
Description: Nintendo Wii, Sony Playstation Move, and Microsoft XBOX Kinect are home video gaming systems that involve player movement to control on-screen game play. Numerous investigations have demonstrated that ... More
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Date: 2013/11/01
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5346
Description: Almost all aspects of the respiratory system deteriorate with advancing age, decreasing the elderly's ability to perform strenuous exercise. However, it is speculated that the elderly can still engage ... More
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Date: 2013/06/15
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5354
Description: It is estimated that more than one billion adults are overweight in the world, of which at least 300 million are obese. Countries in economic transition from underdeveloped to developed, such as South ... More
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Date: 2013/05/14
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5353
Description: Although, Pilates training has gained popularity and is performed with great ease by the elderly, little is known about this mode of training on the development of agility, functional mobility and V02 ... More
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Date: 2013/01/31
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5341
Description: Ageing decreases physical functioning while dependency increases. Arising from these physical limitations is an increasing urge for the use of complementary and alternative medicine such as Pilates. H ... More
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Date: 2012/01/02
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5332
Description: Objective: To evaluate the relationship between body mass index, overweight, and blood pressure among South African rural children and adolescents. Methods: The sample involved 1,172 schoolchildren (5 ... More
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Date: 2011-10-23
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:1252
Description: No information exists on the nutritional status of primary school children residing in Makurdi, Nigeria.It is envisaged that the data could serve as baseline data for future studies, as well as inform ... More
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Date: 2011/08/11
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5356
Description: Waist circumference (WC) is proposed as a better marker in the diagnosis of metabolic syndrome in children than body mass index (BMI). As important as this anthropometric index may appear, it is not a ... More
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Date: 2011/01/27
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5800
Description: This study investigated the effect of 8 weeks, three times weekly, of aerobic exercise (AE), diaphragmatic inspiratory resistive breathing (DR), and aerobic exercise combined with diaphragmatic inspir ... More
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Date: 2010-12-27
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:1253
Description: Objectives: The waist-to-stature ratio (WSR) is newly developed index, proposed to be of greater value as a simple anthropometric indicator, for predicting abdominal obesity and related cardiovascular ... More
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Date: 2010/10/06
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5362
Description: The implementation of off-links conditioning programmes for amateur golfers to enhance performance is often neglected. This study was conducted to determine the effects of a conditioning programme on ... More
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