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Daniel M. Corcos and Mark L. Latash

. Then, the infamous Kosovo incidents happened, and NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) planes started to bomb Serbia including Belgrade. These were probably the worst and most dangerous days for Slobodan who was seen by the authorities as a sympathizer of the Western countries. Until those days

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Janet E. Fulton, David M. Buchner, Susan A. Carlson, Deborah Borbely, Kenneth M. Rose, Ann E. O’Connor, Janelle P. Gunn and Ruth Petersen

health equity, and other local circumstances. For example, one community may improve parks in low-income neighborhoods. Another may promote physical activity by updating playgrounds or initiating agreements for organizations to share local facilities. Another may support the routine design and operation

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Viviene A. Temple, Dawn L. Lefebvre, Stephanie C. Field, Jeff R. Crane, Beverly Smith and Patti-Jean Naylor

Early child development is an important determinant of lifelong health ( World Health Organization, 2011 ) and disadvantage during early childhood can have widespread effects during childhood and throughout the lifespan ( Elhakeem, Cooper, Bann, & Hardy, 2015 ; Kershaw, Irwin, Trafford, & Hertzman

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Silvia A. González, Joel D. Barnes, Patrick Abi Nader, Dolores Susana Andrade Tenesaca, Javier Brazo-Sayavera, Karla I. Galaviz, Marianella Herrera-Cuenca, Piyawat Katewongsa, Juan López-Taylor, Yang Liu, Bilyana Mileva, Angélica María Ochoa Avilés, Diego Augusto Santos Silva, Pairoj Saonuam and Mark S. Tremblay

transition. 17 In response to the physical inactivity crisis and the increase in NCDs 13 as unintended consequences of economic development, multilateral organizations have launched action plans and policy documents that support physical activity promotion as a key strategy. The Bangkok Declaration on

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Marilia Silva Paulo, Javaid Nauman, Abdishakur Abdulle, Abdulla Aljunaibi, Mouza Alzaabi, Caroline Barakat-Haddad, Mohamud Sheek-Hussein, Syed Mahboob Shah, Susan Yousufzai and Tom Loney

– 1434 . PubMed ID: 17762377 doi:10.1249/mss.0b013e3180616b27 10.1249/mss.0b013e3180616b27 17762377 3. World Health Organization . Global school-based student health survey United Arab Emirates . . Accessed June 20, 2018. 4. Zaabi MA , Shah SM

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Arunas Emeljanovas, Brigita Mieziene, Rita Gruodyte-Raciene, Saulius Sukys, Renata Rutkauskaite, Laima Trinkuniene, Natalija Fatkulina and Inga Gerulskiene

school breaks, and all schools must have at least one break per day which is at least twenty minutes long. There is the Physical Education and Sports Support Fund, where all government organizations and NGOs in the field of sports and physical activity may apply to receive funding to finance their

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Evelin Mäestu, Merike Kull, Kerli Mooses, Jarek Mäestu, Maret Pihu, Andre Koka, Lennart Raudsepp and Jaak Jürimäe

Estonian children and youth who achieve the recommended levels of daily PA is still low. There is need to emphasize the influence of parents on the PA of children and youth. In addition, stronger cooperation between governmental and nongovernmental organizations is needed to develop greater intervention

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Bareket Falk

every one of my courses, I strive to dispel this apparent myth. I refer to numerous position or consensus statements of reputable professional organizations ( 2 , 4 – 6 , 9 ), which actually advocate for resistance training in childhood. In all of these statements, resistance training is cited as safe

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Adrienne R. Hughes, Avril Johnstone, Farid Bardid and John J. Reilly

Activity, Organized Sport and Physical Activity, Active Play, Active Transportation, Sedentary Behaviors, Family and Peers, School, Community and Environment, Government, and Physical Fitness). The grades were reviewed by key stakeholders from national organizations before being finalized and submitted to

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Danielle Louise Nørager Johansen, Bjørn Friis Neerfeldt Christensen, Michael Fester, Børge Koch, Peter Lund Kristensen, Lisbeth Runge Larsen, Jesper Ninn Sandfeld Melcher, Tina Kryger Mondrup, Niels Christian Møller, Jacob Have Nielsen, Maja Pilgaard, Søren Præstholm, Mette Toftager, Jens Troelsen, Lars Østergaard and Thomas Skovgaard

-time organizations and ideally ensures that all children are physically active at least 45 minutes each school day. The Act on Non-formal Education and Democratic Voluntary Activity calls for municipalities to support voluntary associations for children and young people under 25 years of age. The latter legislation