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Casey Mace Firebaugh, Simon Moyes, Santosh Jatrana, Anna Rolleston and Ngaire Kerse

Among older people, regular physical activity is associated with a variety of physical and mental health benefits, including reduced risk of death from cardiovascular disease, decreased risk of Type 2 diabetes, reduced risk of some cancers, reduced loss of bone mineral density and osteoporosis, and

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Steven Loy

that our public health colleagues and the public sector look to us for healthier life solutions. Physical inactivity is the fourth leading cause of death worldwide, with direct health care–related costs in the hundreds of billions of dollars, in addition to monies associated with many other diseases

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in the Research Report by Wikstrom et al., higher vertical ground reaction force (vGRF) loading rates cause more chondrocyte death and cartilage matrix damage. a. True b. False 13. In this study, participants with chronic ankle instability (CAI) demonstrated significantly higher vGRF loading rates

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Kingsley K. Akinroye and Ade F. Adeniyi

lifestyle among children and youth. According to the World Health Organisation, 2 two-thirds of premature deaths in adults are associated with childhood conditions and behaviours. Such common behaviours including smoking, heavy episodic drinking and physical inactivity are associated with NCD risks, with

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Melinda A. Solmon and Stephen Silverman

death and unanimously agreed that dedicating a special issue to her legacy would be an appropriate tribute, as well as a significant contribution to the literature. So this issue not only honors her legacy but also is an opportunity to summarize her massive contributions and provide a commentary on how

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Riana R. Pryor, Summer Runestad, Bethany A. Chong Gum, Nathan J. Fuller, Moon Kang and Jennifer J. Beck

personnel or unqualified nonmedical providers. 10 With sudden cardiac death, head and neck injuries, and exertional heat stroke as the top three causes of sudden death in secondary school athletics, medical care for student-athletes from appropriate medical providers (i.e., ATs) is imperative. 5 California

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Shota Tanaka, Hiroki Ueta, Ryo Sagisaka, Shuji Sakanashi, Takahiro Hara and Hideharu Tanaka

final submission. References 1. All Japan Kendo Federation . https://www.kendo.or.jp/knowledge/ . Accessed June 7, 2019. 2. Van Camp SP , Bloor CM , Mueller FO , Cantu RC , Olson HG . Nontraumatic sports death in high school and college athletes . Med Sci Sports Exerc . 1995 ; 27 : 641

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Kara L. Gavin, Julian Wolfson, Mark Pereira, Nancy Sherwood and Jennifer A. Linde

, and death of close friends or family members. 4 – 6 Although research has focused on specific life events that have triggered individuals to lose weight, 7 the role of life stressors in the weight loss maintenance phase, including whether and/or how physical activity may affect the relationship

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Marina Arkkukangas, Anne Söderlund, Staffan Eriksson and Ann-Christin Johansson

and SD s. A limit was set for being adherent and was defined as completing the exercise program for at least 40 weeks; this was accepted for adherence if a participant was removed from the study due to death. A binary logistic regression model was used to explore the associations between the

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Amanda E. Paluch, Robin P. Shook, Gregory A. Hand, Daniel P. O’Connor, Sara Wilcox, Clemens Drenowatz, Meghan Baruth, Stephanie Burgess and Steven N. Blair

, death of friend/family, serious injury or illness, started/ended a relationship, engagement, marriage, pregnancy, or divorce. Statistical Analysis Descriptive characteristics for the sample were summarized using means and SDs of demographic variables. t tests were used to examine differences in