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Kinesiology, derived from the Greek words kinesis (movement) and kinein (to move), also known as human kinetics, is the science of human movement. It is a discipline that focuses on Physical Activity.

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Study assesses the impact of COVID-19 on students' diet, physical activity, and sedentary behavior

Study assesses the impact of COVID-19 on students' diet, physical activity, and sedentary behavior

Research reveals new details into how myosin transduces energy

Research reveals new details into how myosin transduces energy

Simple bodyweight exercises are a time-efficient approach to improve cardiorespiratory fitness

Simple bodyweight exercises are a time-efficient approach to improve cardiorespiratory fitness

IU researchers receive $2.9 million grant to expand work on subconcussive impacts

IU researchers receive $2.9 million grant to expand work on subconcussive impacts

Resistance training and peanut protein supplementation positively affect muscle health in older adults

Resistance training and peanut protein supplementation positively affect muscle health in older adults

Combination of exercise and mindfulness training can help alleviate fatigue in cancer survivors

Combination of exercise and mindfulness training can help alleviate fatigue in cancer survivors

Consumption of dried fruit may be connected with better health

Consumption of dried fruit may be connected with better health

Researchers offer solutions to overcome strength-training gender gap

Researchers offer solutions to overcome strength-training gender gap

Wearing a face mask during strenuous workouts does not hinder breathing

Wearing a face mask during strenuous workouts does not hinder breathing

UMass Lowell research projects receive nearly $12 million in federal funding

UMass Lowell research projects receive nearly $12 million in federal funding

Study shows possibility to predict who would benefit from exercise and behavioral therapy

Study shows possibility to predict who would benefit from exercise and behavioral therapy

Study: Biological components combined with socioeconomic factors increases tooth decay

Study: Biological components combined with socioeconomic factors increases tooth decay

New insight into the molecular underpinnings of muscle development

New insight into the molecular underpinnings of muscle development

HIIT helps achieve critical health outcomes for individuals with Down syndrome

HIIT helps achieve critical health outcomes for individuals with Down syndrome

SFU study could help improve quality of life for seniors in long-term care

SFU study could help improve quality of life for seniors in long-term care

Children with developmental disabilities at greater risk of developing asthma

Children with developmental disabilities at greater risk of developing asthma

High-intensity interval training could be beneficial for people with spinal cord injuries

High-intensity interval training could be beneficial for people with spinal cord injuries

Decisions made for incapacitated patients often not compatible with care requested by families

Decisions made for incapacitated patients often not compatible with care requested by families

Substituting sedentary time with sleep or physical activity linked to better mood, lower BMI

Substituting sedentary time with sleep or physical activity linked to better mood, lower BMI

Mcmaster researchers develop new blood test to track individual fat intake

Mcmaster researchers develop new blood test to track individual fat intake