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Elena López-Cañada, José Devís-Devís, Alexandra Valencia-Peris, Sofía Pereira-García, Jorge Fuentes-Miguel and Víctor Pérez-Samaniego

, Schöppe S . The Health Benefits of Physical Activity in Developing Countries . Geneva, Switzerland : World Health Organization ; 2005 . 2. Physical Activity Guidelines Advisory Committee (PAGAC) . Physical Activity Guidelines Advisory Committee Report . Washington, DC : Department of Health and

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André Luiz Galvim, Isabela Martins Oliveira, Tatiane Vieira Martins, Leonardo Moreira Vieira, Natália Caroline Cerri, Natália Oiring de Castro Cezar, Renata Valle Pedroso and Grace Angélica de Oliveira Gomes

intervention process, and to contribute to the management of the health service. We couldn’t find other Brazilian studies to compare with the data of this study. This is probably because PA intervention monitoring is still very recent in Brazil compared with developed countries such as the United States. 35

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A. Stefanie Mikolaizak, Jochen Klenk, Dietrich Rothenbacher, Michael D. Denkinger, Kilian Rapp and for the ActiFE Study Group

. Musgrove (Eds.), Disease control priorities in developing countries . Washington, DC : World Bank . World Health Organization . ( 2002 ). Active ageing: A policy framework . Retrieved from World Health Organization website: http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/67215/1/WHO_NMH_NPH_02.8.pdf . World

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Sathvik Namburar, William Checkley, Oscar Flores-Flores, Karina M. Romero, Katherine Tomaino Fraser, Nadia N. Hansel, Suzanne L. Pollard and GASP Study Investigators

.3109/02770903.2013.873807 24320738 10.3109/02770903.2013.873807 10. Urban Population . The World Bank. 2018 . https://data.worldbank.org/indicator/sp.urb.totl.in.zs 11. Robinson CL , Baumann LM , Romero K , et al . Effect of urbanization on asthma, allergy, and airways inflammation in a developing country setting

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Xavier García-Massó, Adrià Marco-Ahulló, Israel Villarrasa-Sapiña, Julio Álvarez-Pitti and Jose-Luis Bermejo

Overweight and obese children have now become a public health problem both in European countries and in other developed countries ( Ahrens et al., 2014 ). Lobstein et al. ( 2015 ) have shown that in about 30 years in the United States, the body mass of each child has increased by 5 kg on average

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Trent J. Herda, Philip M. Gallagher, Jonathan D. Miller, Matthew P. Bubak and Mandy E. Parra

and echo intensity . Ultrasound Med Biol . 2009 ; 35 ( 3 ): 443 – 6 . PubMed ID: 19081667 doi:10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2008.09.016 19081667 10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2008.09.016 37. Popkin BM , Adair LS , Ng SW . Global nutrition transition and the pandemic of obesity in developing countries

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Ruri Famelia, Emi Tsuda, Syahrial Bakhtiar and Jacqueline D. Goodway

A world-wide pediatric obesity epidemic presents a global challenge that will require population-based initiatives involving sustainable, evidence-based programs that can be individually tailored to local conditions. In particular, developing countries such as Indonesia face new challenges and

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Jack Thomas Sugden, Daryl Adair, Nico Schulenkorf and Stephen Frawley

.1177/1012690210366791 10.1177/1012690210366791 Collison , H. , & Marchesseault , D. ( 2016 ). Finding the missing voices of sport for development and peace (SDP): Using a ‘Participatory social interaction research’ methodology and anthropological perspectives within African developing countries . Sport in Society

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Chen Chen and Daniel S. Mason

simultaneously with the diffusion of sport for development and sport for development and peace programs in a variety of contexts worldwide, including developed countries ( Lyras & Welty Peachey, 2011 ; Schulenkorf, Sherry, & Rowe, 2016 ; Schulenkorf & Spaaij, 2016 ; Sherry, Schulenkorf, & Chalip, 2015

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Emmanuel Gomes Ciolac, José Messias Rodrigues da Silva and Rodolfo Paula Vieira

Population aging is an unprecedented worldwide phenomenon that affects both developed and developing countries. 1 This aging process is changing the demographic profile of society, resulting in a need for adapting the sociopolitical system to the new reality of increasing demand for geriatric