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Karin Lobenius-Palmér, Birgitta Sjöqvist, Anita Hurtig-Wennlöf and Lars-Olov Lundqvist

 al., 2009 ), indicating that low PA and high sedentary time in youth with disabilities is a widespread phenomenon, at least in developed countries. Although youth with disabilities were less active than youth with TD in almost all PA variables, there were some exceptions. There was, for instance, no

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Alanna Weisberg, Alexandre Monte Campelo, Tanzeel Bhaidani and Larry Katz

: Population Division, 2017 ). This number is expected to increase to 22% by 2050 ( World Health Organization, n.d. ). Most developed countries have accepted a chronological age of 65 years as the definition of an older adult ( Milhorn, 2018 ). However, according to the World Health Organization ( 2002

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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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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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Carrie W. LeCrom, Brendan Dwyer and Gregory Greenhalgh

. Thompson , K. , Boore , J. , & Deeny , P. ( 2000 ). A comparison of an international experience for nursing students in developed and developing countries . International Journal of Nursing Studies, 37 ( 6 ), 481 – 492 . PubMed ID: 10871658 doi:10.1016/S0020-7489(00)00027-4 10.1016/S0020

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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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Fabio Bertapelli, Ken Pitetti, Ruth A. Miller, Adam Jaeger, Michael Loovis, Wilson D. do Amaral-Junior, Marcos M. de Barros-Filho and Gil Guerra-Junior

, J. ( 2015 ). Object control skills influence the physical activity of children with intellectual disability in a developing country: The Philippines . Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability, 40 ( 3 ), 265 – 274 . doi: 10.3109/13668250.2015.1041466 Elliot , D. , & Bunn , L

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Liam J.A. Lenten, Aaron C.T. Smith and Ralph-Christopher Bayer

.01.008 Spiteri , A. , & Nepalz , S.K. ( 2006 ). Incentive-based conservation programs in developing countries: A review of some key issues and suggestions for improvements . Environmental Management, 37 ( 1 ), 1 – 14 . doi:10.1007/s00267-004-0311-7 10.1007/s00267-004-0311-7 Stewart , B. , Outram , S

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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