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Mohammad Sahebkar, Hamid Heidarian Miri, Pardis Noormohammadpour, Amir Tiyuri, Reza Pakzad, Nasrin Mansournia, Zahra Heidari, Mohammad Ali Mansournia and Emmanuel Stamatakis

also shown that low PA is considered a major risk factor for disability and is associated with significant economic burden in the world. 1 – 3 According to a report by the general assembly of the World Health Organization in 2017, there has been little progress with reducing the burden of

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Erin K. Howie, Justin M. Guagliano, Karen Milton, Stewart A. Vella, Sjaan R. Gomersall, Tracy L. Kolbe-Alexander, Justin Richards and Russell R. Pate

organizations and government and other health-promoting organizations. Although many children are enrolled in sport at a young age, 3 , 18 , 19 it is unknown whether there is a “critical age” by which children need to start participating in sport or if they may join at any point. Some longitudinal research

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Assumpta Ensenyat, Gemma Espigares-Tribo, Leonardo Machado-Da-Silva, Xenia Sinfreu-Bergués and Alfonso Blanco

triplicate following World Health Organization guidelines. 30 Blood samples for determining plasma TG, HDLc, and glucose levels were obtained after an overnight fast and analyzed with automated methods at the University Hospital Arnau de Vilanova (Lleida, Catalonia, Spain). Blood pressure was measured at

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Bradley D. Hatfield, Calvin M. Lu and Jo B. Zimmerman

/optimal performance. This synergistic perspective included psychological, biomechanical, physiological, pedagogical, medical, historical-philosophical, and organizational factors that facilitate optimal performance. Many factors beyond those discussed in the meeting bear great relevance to the topic, including

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Martyn Standage

process. I would like to thank Katie for her contributions and congratulate her on this award. Both awards will be presented at the NASPSPA Business Meeting in San Diego in June 2017. It is a special year for JSEP ’s affiliated organization, NASPSPA. Formed in 1967, NASPSPA commemorates its 50th

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Paul J. Collings, Diane Farrar, Joanna Gibson, Jane West, Sally E. Barber and John Wright

doi:10.1007/s40471-014-0006-4 10.1007/s40471-014-0006-4 25364653 6. World Health Organization . Global Health Estimates 2016: Disease Burden by Cause, Age, Sex, by Country and by Region, 2000–2016 . Geneva, Switzerland : World Health Organization ; 2018 . 7. World Health Organization . Global

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Samuel R. Nyman

Health Organization [WHO], 2012 ). Dementia gradually impairs memory, executive functioning, and communication ( Butler & Radhakrishnan, 2012 ; Prince et al., 2015 ). Nonetheless, people with dementia should be encouraged to continue to enjoy good health for as long as possible as part of a public

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Sanne L.C. Veldman, Rachel A. Jones, Rebecca M. Stanley, Dylan P. Cliff, Stewart A. Vella, Steven J. Howard, Anne-Maree Parrish and Anthony D. Okely

compulsory fourth-year undergraduate subject (EDSE401) in which they were required to complete a minimum of 30 hours of service in a local community-based organization. The students were not graded on their participation or contribution. Once they completed their compulsory 30 hours of service, they were

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Elena López-Cañada, José Devís-Devís, Alexandra Valencia-Peris, Sofía Pereira-García, Jorge Fuentes-Miguel and Víctor Pérez-Samaniego

rooms are some of the barriers they encounter. 15 , 18 , 31 In fact, Symons et al 19 found that 58.3% of the trans participants reported that they were excluded from sport due to the rigid interpretation of sports organizations. Our study also found differences in team/individual PAS before and after

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Sathvik Namburar, William Checkley, Oscar Flores-Flores, Karina M. Romero, Katherine Tomaino Fraser, Nadia N. Hansel, Suzanne L. Pollard and GASP Study Investigators

Physical inactivity is a worldwide epidemic and is one of the leading risk factors for premature death worldwide. 1 An estimated 23% of adults and 81% of adolescents do not currently meet the World Health Organization’s recommendations for regular exercise of 60 minutes of daily exercise for