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Liina Remmel, Vallo Tillmann, Eva Mengel, Pille Kool, Priit Purge, Evelin Lätt and Jaak Jürimäe

young boys ( 27 ). The review paper by Wärnberg et al ( 40 ) concluded that PA and obesity are often inversely related, but it is not clear whether the anti-inflammatory health benefits of a physically active lifestyle are due to exercise per se or result from favorable changes in body composition. Some

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Ali Brian, An De Meester, Aija Klavina, J. Megan Irwin, Sally Taunton, Adam Pennell and Lauren J. Lieberman

to develop a physically active lifestyle: The role of extracurricular school-based sports and motor competence (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). Ghent University , Belgium . Dudley , D. ( 2015 ). A conceptual model of observed physical literacy . The Physical Educator, 72 , 236 – 260

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Rob J. Rotunda and Stuart Ryan

foster a physically active lifestyle. It can help develop the capacity and tools for controlling participants’ mind and body, as well as providing lessons in diversity. This study should be considered preliminary and will hopefully provide impetus for future work in this area carried out by educators

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Eduardo L. Caputo, Paulo H. Ferreira, Manuela L. Ferreira, Andréa D. Bertoldi, Marlos R. Domingues, Debra Shirley and Marcelo C. Silva

for in the analysis. A physically active lifestyle both before (OR: 1.04; 95% CI, 0.64 to 1.70) and during pregnancy (OR: 0.89; 95% CI, 0.50 to 1.58) was not associated with the prevalence of LBP in the postpartum period. There was no association between physical activity status during pregnancy and

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Astrid C.J. Balemans, Han Houdijk, Gilbert R. Koelewijn, Marjolein Piek, Frank Tubbing, Anne Visser-Meily and Olaf Verschuren

health markers. However, it remains to be determined how much muscle activity is enough to prevent negative health issues of sitting. Persons with stroke and CP have sedentary lifestyles together with increased cardiometabolic health risks, 19 , 21 which necessitate promoting healthy, physically active

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Zhiguang Zhang, Eduarda Sousa-Sá, João R. Pereira, Anthony D. Okely, Xiaoqi Feng and Rute Santos

The first 3 years of life is a critical period for the establishment of a physically active lifestyle, 1 given that levels of activity at a young age are likely to track throughout childhood 2 and even into adulthood. 3 Physical activity in early years has been consistently associated with

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Stamatis Agiovlasitis, Joonkoo Yun, Jooyeon Jin, Jeffrey A. McCubbin and Robert W. Motl

empowering the person and by creating disability-friendly environments ( Rimmer & Rowland, 2008 ). Empowering individuals experiencing disability to make the decision to adopt a physically active lifestyle can be facilitated by providing knowledge and skills related to PA and behavior change and recognizing

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Tina Smith, Sue Reeves, Lewis G. Halsey, Jörg Huber and Jin Luo

dynamic loads through physical activity 17 rather than static loads due to excess adiposity alone, indicating there is no mechanical advantage to the bone as a result of obesity unless accompanied by a greater lean mass and a physically active lifestyle. 9 It is therefore important that the contribution

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Judith Jiménez-Díaz, Karla Chaves-Castro and Walter Salazar

. Adherence to these recommendations may maximize MC and possibly increase adherence to a physically active lifestyle over the entire course of one’s life. 3 , 12 In addition to the previously mentioned strengths, to include studies that showed a low risk of bias helps to support the strengths of our findings

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Luis Columna, Denzil A. Streete, Samuel R. Hodge, Suzanna Rocco Dillon, Beth Myers, Michael L. Norris, Tiago V. Barreira and Kevin S. Heffernan

, & Hand, 2006 ). In order for parents of children with VI to maximize PA opportunities for their children, they need to have the intent (desire and will); support; and skills needed to promote, encourage, and teach physically active lifestyles to their children ( Columna et al., 2017 ; Lepore, Columna