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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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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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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

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Guy C. Wilson, Yorgi Mavros, Lotti Tajouri and Maria Fiatarone Singh

 al. ( 2014 ): an RCT from the LIFE-P study. Keogh et al. ( 2015 ): an UCT from the Never 2 Old study. PEDro = Physiotherapy Evidence Database; RCT = randomized controlled trials; UCT = uncontrolled trials; HEALTH ABC = the healthy aging and body composition cohort; LIFE-P = lifestyle interventions and

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Danielle L. Gyemi, Charles Kahelin, Nicole C. George and David M. Andrews

. Tabachnick BG , Fidell LS . Using Multivariate Statistics . 6th ed. Boston, MA : Pearson Education ; 2013 . 21. Baumgartner RN . Body composition in healthy aging . Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2000 ; 904 : 437 – 448 . PubMed doi:10.1111/j.1749-6632.2000.tb06498.x 10

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Katie L. Cederberg, Robert W. Motl and Edward McAuley

-Morrow , E.A.L. , & Roberts , B.W. ( 2016 ). Physical activity and healthy aging with multiple sclerosis: Literature review and research directions . US Neurology, 12 , 29 – 33 . doi:10.17925/USN.2016.12.01.29 10.17925/USN.2016.12.01.29 Motl , R.W. , Zhu , W. , Park , Y. , McAuley , E. , Scott

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Kristin M. Mills, Scott Sadler, Karen Peterson and Lorrin Pang

Balance and author of the book Move With Balance: Healthy Aging Activities for the Mind and Body . K.M.M., S.S., and L.P. have no conflicts of interest. This research was conducted by the Maui District Health Office. There were no funding sources as the MWB program was taught by K.P., and the data were

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Gohei Kato, Tomoyuki Arai, Yasuhiro Morita and Hiroaki Fujita

Japan, 2018 ). As a strategy for dealing with the rapidly aging population and aimed at achieving healthy aging, a public health framework ( Beard et al., 2016 ) has become vital. As a means of enhancing the health of older adults, the facilitation of their participation in activities, particularly

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John D. McCamley, Eric L. Cutler, Kendra K. Schmid, Shane R. Wurdeman, Jason M. Johanning, Iraklis I. Pipinos and Sara A. Myers

knee and hip. Peak power differences were observed for ankle power generation in late stance, knee power absorption and generation during early stance, and knee power absorption during late stance. Table 1 Univariate Comparison Between Patients With PAD and Healthy Age-Matched Controls Control PAD t

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Andrea L. Hergenroeder, Bethany Barone Gibbs, Mary P. Kotlarczyk, Subashan Perera, Robert J. Kowalsky and Jennifer S. Brach

Physical activity is an essential part of healthy aging given the widespread, well-documented benefits for older adults ( DiPietro, 2001 ). Despite this, older adults are the least likely group to achieve physical activity recommendations and spend the most time in sedentary behavior ( Seguin et