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Change in health and social factors in mid-adulthood and corresponding changes in leisure-time physical inactivity in a prospective cohort

5 days ago   |   By International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity

To identify whether changes in adult health and social factors are associated with simultaneous changes in inactivity.
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Context before vocabulary: New research shows babies as young as 6 months...

Context before vocabulary: New research shows babies as young as 6 months use it to integrate learning

Babies are naturally curious, and their drive to explore the world around them can help them become fast learners. A recent study has even discovered that infants as young as... Read more ...

High Gluten Diet in Pregnancy can Increase Diabetes Risk in Children

High Gluten Diet in Pregnancy can Increase Diabetes Risk in Children

High consumption of gluten pregnant women can increase the risk of Type-1 diabetes in children. Proteins found in foods rich in gluten such as wheat, rye, and barley can... Read more ...

Controversial study claims human memory cells do not grow throughout life...

Controversial study claims human memory cells do not grow throughout life, but stop regenerating before adulthood

Until the early 1980s, scientists accepted the findings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal - the father of modern neuroscience - that adult brains do not experience neurogenesis, the... Read more ...

Research finds exercise increases brain size, memory function as you age

Research finds exercise increases brain size, memory function as you age

Here's one more reason to start working out - a study has shown that regular exercise can benefit our brain in the long run. The study, a collaborative effort between... Read more ...

Antibiotics found to actually COMPROMISE the immune system in some cases

Antibiotics found to actually COMPROMISE the immune system in some cases

While antibiotics work with our immune system to eliminate infections, the drugs often have side effects. A recent study by researchers from the Broad Institute of MIT and... Read more ...

Mediterranean-style Diet can Lower Stroke Risk in Women

Mediterranean-style Diet can Lower Stroke Risk in Women

Women over 40 who follow a Mediterranean-style diet are at lower risk of developing heart disease and stroke. Read more ...

Speed Up Your Weight Loss With Herbs And Spices

Speed Up Your Weight Loss With Herbs And Spices

I have always been interested in the idea that spicy food will speed up your metabolism this is the first article I have found that goes into detail on the subject. There is a... Read more ...

Asymmetries Identified in Sit-to-Stand Task Explain Physical Function After...

Asymmetries Identified in Sit-to-Stand Task Explain Physical Function After Hip Fracture

Background: Several known demographic and functional characteristics combine to predict physical function after hip fracture. Long-term weight-bearing asymmetries, evident... Read more ...

Influences of Age, Obesity, and Adverse Drug Effects on Balance and Mobility...

Influences of Age, Obesity, and Adverse Drug Effects on Balance and Mobility Testing Scores in Ambulatory Older Adults

Background and Purpose: The adverse effects of drugs may influence results on tests of mobility and balance, but the drug-specific impact is not identified when using these... Read more ...

Physical Performance Impairments and Limitations Among Hospitalized Frail...

Physical Performance Impairments and Limitations Among Hospitalized Frail Older Adults

Background and purpose: Early rehabilitation is important for frail older adults due to reduced reserve capacity and physical fitness. To facilitate individualized... Read more ...