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Ray M. Merrill

activity. Research has shown that smokers have more shortness of breath, more injuries, and require more time to recover. 40 In addition, heavy smokers have higher body weight than light smokers. 55 – 57 In developed countries, there tends to be a clustering of smoking and obesity, which may be because

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Pierre Lepage, Gordon A. Bloom and William R. Falcão

The World Health Organization ( 2017 ) recently estimated that over 1 billion individuals have reported a disability. Within this population, 180–220 million are youth, 80% of them living in developed countries ( United Nations, 2016 ). For example, the United States has over 5 million youth

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Jeffrey W. Kassing

their kit, FCB initiated a partnership with UNICEF that annually provided 1.5 million Euros in support of the agency devoted to improving the lives of children in developing countries. The arrangement also placed the UNICEF logo on the jersey where a corporate sponsorship might be (i.e., front and

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Katherine L. Downing, Jo Salmon, Anna Timperio, Trina Hinkley, Dylan P. Cliff, Anthony D. Okely and Kylie D. Hesketh

Global Matrix 3.0 physical activity report card grades for children and youth (analyzing results from 49 countries) found that, on average, 60% to 70% of children in developed countries exceed the recommended amount of sedentary screen time. 7 Although there has been some success with interventions to

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Annette J. Raynor, Fiona Iredale, Robert Crowther, Jane White and Julie Dare

care (RAC) facilities in developed countries such as Australia, it is important to promote physical activity in RAC settings ( Australian and New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine, 2014 ). To date, the limited amount of exercise-based research in RAC facilities has tended to focus on the effect of

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Shane Pill, Brendon Hyndman, Brendan SueSee and John Williams

sport by this principal is also unsurprising, given that sport is the main movement form within PE in most developed countries ( Tinning, Macdonald, Wright, & Hickey, 2001 ). Chris does not comment about how using digital game design principles is likely to be perceived by other members in his school PE

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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

increasing physical activity levels among all individuals 13 and is particularly relevant to children due to existing cultural norms and infrastructure that encourage sport participation among children and adolescents, particularly in developed countries. This appears to be a global phenomenon as, for

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Rodney P. Joseph, Kathryn E. Royse and Tanya J. Benitez

S , Vandelanotte C . The effectiveness of e-& mHealth interventions to promote physical activity and healthy diets in developing countries: a systematic review . Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act . 2016 ; 13 ( 1 ): 109 . PubMed ID: 27724911 doi:10.1186/s12966-016-0434-2 10.1186/s12966-016-0434-2 11

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Zenzi Huysmans, Damien Clement, Robert Hilliard and Adam Hansell

-for-development programme . International Review for the Sociology of Sport, 51 , 44 – 60 . doi:10.1177/1012690213513783 10.1177/1012690213513783 Fatusi , A.O. , & Hindin , M.J. ( 2010 ). Adolescents and youth in developing countries: Health and development issues in context . Journal of Adolescence, 33 , 499

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Mitchell McSweeney

anthropological perspectives within African developing countries . Sport in Society, 21 ( 2 ), 226 – 242 . doi:10.1080/17430437.2016.1179732 10.1080/17430437.2016.1179732 Coombs , D.S. , & Osborne , A.C. ( 2018 ). Negotiating insider-outsider status in ethnographic sports research . Sport in Society