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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 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

Online exercise messages do not match up with national physical activity guidelines

Online exercise messages do not match up with national physical activity guidelines

Adding eccentric exercises could improve outcomes for people with ACL injuries

Adding eccentric exercises could improve outcomes for people with ACL injuries

FDA approves SFU professor's invention to wean COVID-19 patients from ventilators

FDA approves SFU professor's invention to wean COVID-19 patients from ventilators

Nanostimulators can amp up stem cells' regenerative powers for muscle repair

Nanostimulators can amp up stem cells' regenerative powers for muscle repair

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