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Diana Castaneda-Gameros, Sabi Redwood and Janice L. Thompson

focusing on reducing a sedentary lifestyle by increasing LPA has been suggested as a more effective way of promoting healthy aging, instead of focusing on achieving aerobic fitness among the more sedentary and frailer older adults ( Buman et al., 2010 ; Paterson, Jones, & Rice, 2007 ). Nonetheless

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Timothy A. Kulpa, Jamie Mansell, Anne Russ and Ryan Tierney

sustained on treadmill testing once per day, 5–6 days per week, until symptoms were no longer exacerbated upon exercise. 12 subjects (4 male, 8 female; ages 17–52). Three groups: (a) PCS controlled exercise (n = 4); (b) PCS placebo stretching (n = 4); (c) healthy age/gender-matched control group (n = 4

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Jonathan M. Casper and Jung-Hwan Jeon

activity is essential to healthy aging . Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion . Retrieved from https://www.cdc.gov/physicalactivity/basics/older_adults/index.htm Chen , I. ( 2017 ) Pickleball for all: The cross

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Etem Curuk, Yunju Lee and Alexander S. Aruin

with stroke. Methods Participants Nine individuals with stroke and five healthy age-matched adults participated in the study. The stroke diagnosis was established by attending neurologists based on clinical presentation, the neurological findings, and imaging studies. A pool of prospective subjects

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Brianna J. Stubbs, Pete J. Cox, Tom Kirk, Rhys D. Evans and Kieran Clarke

Declaration of Helsinki. Participants were healthy, aged 21–42 years, with no history of major illness and provided written informed consent with a confidential medical questionnaire prior to inclusion. Females were not pregnant or planning pregnancy. Anthropometric characteristics are shown in Table  1

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Amanda Zaleski, Beth Taylor, Braden Armstrong, Michael Puglisi, Priscilla Clarkson, Stuart Chipkin, Charles Michael White, Paul D. Thompson and Linda S. Pescatello

effort angina, but without stenosis ( Babur Guler et al., 2016 ). In a cross-sectional analysis, 50 women with cardiac syndrome X had lower 25(OH)D levels (9.8 ± 7.3 ng/ml) compared to healthy, age-matched controls (18.1 ± 7.9 ng/ml; p  < .001). Peak SBP to a GEST using the Bruce protocol was higher in

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Mark A. Sutherlin, L. Colby Mangum, Jay Hertel, Susan A. Saliba and Joseph M. Hart

individuals did not complete USI based on the inclusion and exclusion screening criteria, and one participant did not have complete anthropometric data and was subsequently removed. A total of 34 healthy (age: 22 ± 7 years) and 24 H×LBP individuals (age: 24 ± 9 years) were used in the final analysis (Table  2

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Bianca Fernandes, Fabio Augusto Barbieri, Fernanda Zane Arthuso, Fabiana Araújo Silva, Gabriel Felipe Moretto, Luis Felipe Itikawa Imaizumi, Awassi Yophiwa Ngomane, Guilherme Veiga Guimarães and Emmanuel Gomes Ciolac

healthy age-matched individuals are required. Cardiovascular autonomic function impairments are generally accompanied by several hemodynamic alterations, which include high BP and PWV levels, as well as altered endothelial function markers. 9 , 10 A recent literature review showed that HIIT is equally

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Samuel R. Nyman

, including the promotion of active and healthy aging ( Annear et al., 2014 ; WHO, 2002 , 2010 ), and for communities and societies be more inclusive and “dementia friendly” ( Department of Health, 2012 ; WHO, 2012 ). For example, environments designed to encourage people to be more physically active via

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Basia Belza, Christina E. Miyawaki, Peg Allen, Diane K. King, David X. Marquez, Dina L. Jones, Sarah Janicek, Dori Rosenberg and David R. Brown

referrals of older adults to specific venues could be made by senior services agencies, healthy aging advocates, and healthcare providers if that information were readily available. For example, prescription of a walking program by healthcare providers can be encouraged. This practice is supported by the