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Well: For Some, Exercise May Increase Heart Risk


Researchers have found evidence that some people who exercise do worse on measures related to heart disease.

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    Most adults in the USA aren't meeting the federal physical activity recommendations for both aerobic exercise and muscle-strengthening activity, according to government statistics out today. About 79% of adults don't meet the physical activity guidelines that advise getting at least 2½ hours a week of moderate-intensity aerobic activity such as brisk walking, or one hour and 15 minutes a week of vigorous-intensity aerobic activity, such as jogging. More
  • US suicide rate rose sharply among middle-aged
    Health officials say suicides among middle-aged Americans climbed at a startling rate over the past decade, a period that included the recession. Overall, the suicide rate for the age group jumped 28 percent from 1999 to 2010. And among whites, it shot up 40 percent.... More
  • Cost of feeding a family of four: $146 to $289 a weekCost of feeding a family of four: $146 to $289 a week
    Latest statistics give a range of prices for feeding a family of four a healthy diet. The cost of feeding a family of four a healthy diet can run $146 to $289 a week, according to the latest numbers from the U.S. More
  • 2-year-old girl gets windpipe made from stem cells2-year-old girl gets windpipe made from stem cells
    A 2-year-old girl born without a windpipe now has a new one grown from her own stem cells, the youngest patient in the world to benefit from the experimental treatment.... More
  • Study: New bird flu jumped directly from chickensStudy: New bird flu jumped directly from chickens
    Chinese scientists have for the first time found strong evidence of how humans got infected with a new strain of bird flu: from chickens at a live market. In a small study of four patients who caught the new H7N9 virus, Chinese scientists compared swabs from birds at live markets in eastern China to virus samples from patients. More
  • Get started in exercise habit to burn off fat
    Why? Because it de-stresses you. • When doing a yoga class you are unlikely to burn huge amounts of calories as you don’t increase your heart rate high enough for that to happen. • One of the reasons people can’t lose body fat is because our modern ...
    01/31/2015 - 3:08 pm | View Link
  • From the man who invented the revolutionary Fast Diet: The 2-minute-a-week home workout... and, yes it WILL get you fit
    Your heart rate will probably peak at some point during the second ... Not only does it function as a high-quality rope for skipping, you can use it as a resistance band to increase the difficulty of muscle-strengthening exercises. To get you started ...
    01/31/2015 - 11:14 am | View Link
  • The Role of Exercise in Older Driver Safety
    Studies have shown that aerobic exercise alone can improve overall brain function (particularly memory) and can even increase brain volume in older adults. The effects of heart disease, asthma, diabetes, and a host of other conditions can certainly be ...
    01/30/2015 - 6:45 am | View Link
  • Exercise for your good heart health
    From a heart health perspective, aerobic exercise is better. It allows your heart rate to increase gently and teaches your heart how to take on increasing demand. This trains your heart to warm up, perform the exercise and then go back to its normal state.
    01/26/2015 - 12:05 pm | View Link
  • Too Much Sitting Is Killing You (Even If You Exercise)
    Sitting for too long was tied to a 91 percent increased risk of getting Type 2 diabetes, and about a 13 and 14 percent increase in the risk of being diagnosed with cancer or heart problems during the studies, respectively. Among studies that looked at ...
    01/22/2015 - 8:07 am | View Link
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  • Exercise and Physical Fitness: MedlinePlus
    Regular physical activity is one of the most important things you can do for your health. It can help Control your weight Lower your risk of heart disease Lower your ...
    01/29/2015 - 11:52 am | View Website
  • Fitness & Exercise
    Running, walking, gardening – it’s all good. Regardless of what you do, regular exercise and physical activity is the path to health and well-being. Exercise ...
    01/28/2015 - 5:58 pm | View Website
  • Heart rate
    Heart rate, or heart pulse, is the speed of the heartbeat measured by the number of poundings of the heart per unit of time — typically beats per minute (bpm).
    01/28/2015 - 12:36 pm | View Website
  • Peak Fitness Exercise Benefits | Phil Campbell Interview
    Phil Campbell talks about the benefits of Peak Fitness exercises and how they boost your human growth hormone production.
    01/27/2015 - 11:15 pm | View Website
  • Physical exercise
    Physical exercise is any bodily activity that enhances or maintains physical fitness and overall health and wellness. It is performed for various reasons, including ...
    01/27/2015 - 2:03 pm | View Website
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