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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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Blood vessels may turn into bone-like particles with advancing age

Blood vessels may turn into bone-like particles with advancing age

Link between endocannabinoids and exercise could lead to better treatment for depression

Link between endocannabinoids and exercise could lead to better treatment for depression

UTA researcher will use NIH grant to study the role of T cells in cardiovascular disease

UTA researcher will use NIH grant to study the role of T cells in cardiovascular disease

UTA scientists part of NIH-funded study of precision therapy for HFpEF patients

UTA scientists part of NIH-funded study of precision therapy for HFpEF patients

A single measurement may help predict risk for knee instability

A single measurement may help predict risk for knee instability

Athletic training method reduces head injuries in high school football

Athletic training method reduces head injuries in high school football

Blood pressure self-monitoring can help patients with hypertension to stick with exercise program

Blood pressure self-monitoring can help patients with hypertension to stick with exercise program

TV watching proves more of heart health threat than a desk job among African Americans

TV watching proves more of heart health threat than a desk job among African Americans

Eccentric exercises could help fatigued dancers prevent injury, improve jump performance

Eccentric exercises could help fatigued dancers prevent injury, improve jump performance

UTA professor awarded $2.88 million for novel research on Lou Gehrig's disease

UTA professor awarded $2.88 million for novel research on Lou Gehrig's disease

Study shows association between use of mentholated cigarettes and smoking cessation

Study shows association between use of mentholated cigarettes and smoking cessation

Muscle loss in space travelers could be reduced finds study

Muscle loss in space travelers could be reduced finds study

A direct link established between chronic insomnia and cognitive problems

A direct link established between chronic insomnia and cognitive problems

Everyday stressors may diminish blood vessel function in people with depression

Everyday stressors may diminish blood vessel function in people with depression

Walnuts may help lower blood pressure in people at risk for cardiovascular disease

Walnuts may help lower blood pressure in people at risk for cardiovascular disease

Mindfulness therapy may be an effective way to mitigate stress in caregivers of veterans

Mindfulness therapy may be an effective way to mitigate stress in caregivers of veterans

Exercise activates brain circuits associated with memory in older adults

Exercise activates brain circuits associated with memory in older adults

Study to compare benefits of tai chi and mindfulness meditation on MS symptoms

Study to compare benefits of tai chi and mindfulness meditation on MS symptoms

Maximal running shoes may raise injury risk even after transition period

Maximal running shoes may raise injury risk even after transition period

Children with more years of sport experience recover better from concussions, finds study

Children with more years of sport experience recover better from concussions, finds study