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The Big Book of Health and Fitness
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 544

The Big Book of Health and Fitness

Presents a guide to maintaining health and physical fitness, providing advice on nutrition, healthy eating, exercise, and preventive measures against disease.

Physical Activity for Health and Fitness
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 368

Physical Activity for Health and Fitness

Through this book, you can learn to use the latest life-changing information to improve your fitness and enhance your quality of life.

Personal Lifeplan for Health and Fitness
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 192
Women's Health and Fitness Guide
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 249

Women's Health and Fitness Guide

Women's Health and Fitness Guide provides a novel approach to addressing the health and fitness needs of women. The authors developed a research-based program that describes how and why gender and stage of life are important factors to consider when designing an exercise program. Whether the professional is addressing the adolescent, pregnant, menopausal, or senior woman, this book provides answers to program design questions. The emphasis on functional fitness and the inclusion of an up-to-date review of cardiovascular, strength, and flexibility research make this text both comprehensive and timely. Women's Health and Fitness Guide is a practical text organized in a straightforward manner, ...

Physical Activity for Health and Fitness Lab Manual
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 123

Physical Activity for Health and Fitness Lab Manual

The United States Department of Health and Human Services has released two landmark publications, Physical Activity and Health: A Report of the Surgeon General and 2008 Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans. Both of these publications emphasize that physical activity and physical fitness are strongly related to the reduction of risks of morbidity and mortality for a variety of chronic diseases, including heart disease, stroke, diabetes, some types of cancer, osteoporosis, and mental illness. Physical activity and fitness also have a positive effect on mental processes and cognitive function, which are particularly important for students. The Surgeon General's report calls for effective ...

Bicycling Magazine's Cycling for Health and Fitness
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 122

Bicycling Magazine's Cycling for Health and Fitness

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2000-03-08
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  • Publisher: Rodale

Explains how to improve physical conditioning through either road cycling or mountain biking, and offers advice on choosing a bike, fixing common riding mistakes, recognizing signs of overtraining, and avoiding injuries.

Health and Fitness
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 464
Aerobic Dance for Health and Fitness
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 130

Aerobic Dance for Health and Fitness

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Total Health and Fitness Revolution
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 253

Total Health and Fitness Revolution

Total Health and Fitness Revolution presents the latest scientific findings on how to age healthily and attain a long life. This book should be read by people of all ages, as the earlier one develops good practices the healthier one will be and the longer one will live. Any parent concerned with their child’s welfare will be keen to discover the information herein which will help them to put their child onto the path of optimum health. Dr Joseph Cheung covers the benefits of exercise, diet, vitamin supplements and preventative medicine, drawing on his decades of clinical practice and research.

The Owner's Manual for Health and Fitness Vol 1
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 192

The Owner's Manual for Health and Fitness Vol 1

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2016-03-10
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  • Publisher: Lulu.com

This step-by-step manual was developed to help people from all walks of life to achieve their health and fitness goals. Millions of people all over the world continue to suffer from preventable diseases such as hypertension, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. Many suffering from these diseases experience increased healthcare cost, lowered quality of life, shorter life expectancy and many other ill effects of poor health.This book is aimed at arming people with the information that they need to reduce their risk of suffering from these debilitating diseases. Professional athlete, Health and Fitness Activist, American College of Sports Medicine Certified Trainer and National Academy of Sports Medicine Weight Loss Specialist, George Dorsey, created this manual to fill this information gap and to provide to everyone, the techniques, strategies and tools that health and fitness professionals use to create the most effective