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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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Light physical activity linked to better daily function for stroke survivors

Light physical activity linked to better daily function for stroke survivors

College athletes participating in indoor sports at risk of vitamin D deficiency

College athletes participating in indoor sports at risk of vitamin D deficiency

Study explores cognitive benefits of avocado consumption for overweight or obese adults

Study explores cognitive benefits of avocado consumption for overweight or obese adults

Effects of obesity mirror those of aging, study shows

Effects of obesity mirror those of aging, study shows

Tart cherry juice concentrate helps improve endurance exercise performance, analysis finds

Tart cherry juice concentrate helps improve endurance exercise performance, analysis finds

Sex-differences in airway anatomy develop during puberty, study reveals

Sex-differences in airway anatomy develop during puberty, study reveals

Bariatric surgeries may change patients' sensitivity to and absorption of alcohol

Bariatric surgeries may change patients' sensitivity to and absorption of alcohol

New noninvasive way to monitor the health of brain cells using an infrared laser

New noninvasive way to monitor the health of brain cells using an infrared laser

Maternal consumption of low-calorie sweeteners alters metabolism, gut microbiota in offspring

Maternal consumption of low-calorie sweeteners alters metabolism, gut microbiota in offspring

New Cal Poly study identifies effective weight loss maintenance strategies

New Cal Poly study identifies effective weight loss maintenance strategies

Judo holds promise for reducing sedentary behavior among children with autism

Judo holds promise for reducing sedentary behavior among children with autism

Large gym chains offer tanning beds that undermine public health

Large gym chains offer tanning beds that undermine public health

Study examines the effects of fat tissue on skeletal muscle structure and function

Study examines the effects of fat tissue on skeletal muscle structure and function

New review explores relationship between yoga practice and brain health

New review explores relationship between yoga practice and brain health

Intermittent fasting may provide significant health benefits, study shows

Intermittent fasting may provide significant health benefits, study shows

Eating whole fruit could reduce blood pressure for both men and women

Eating whole fruit could reduce blood pressure for both men and women

High-intensity workouts improve memory in older adults

High-intensity workouts improve memory in older adults

Type of activity may have effect on brain's response to aging

Type of activity may have effect on brain's response to aging

Reporting skill and concussion symptom knowledge increase concussion reporting

Reporting skill and concussion symptom knowledge increase concussion reporting

Interactive VR during high-intensity cycling reduces muscle pain

Interactive VR during high-intensity cycling reduces muscle pain