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Good heart health can equal good brain health, study shows

Good heart health can equal good brain health, study shows

Fasting may increase motivation for exercise by surging "hunger hormone" ghrelin

Fasting may increase motivation for exercise by surging "hunger hormone" ghrelin

Reduced exercise capacity linked to neurocognitive problems in survivors of childhood ALL

Reduced exercise capacity linked to neurocognitive problems in survivors of childhood ALL

Exercising before breakfast benefits your health

Exercising before breakfast benefits your health

New guidance from oncology experts recommends tailored exercise prescriptions

New guidance from oncology experts recommends tailored exercise prescriptions

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

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

Study aims to find whether lifestyle changes may counteract a person's genetic risk for dementia

Study aims to find whether lifestyle changes may counteract a person's genetic risk for dementia

New recommendations outline specific 'exercise prescriptions' for cancer survivors

New recommendations outline specific 'exercise prescriptions' for cancer survivors

Researchers outline new exercise recommendations for people living with and beyond cancer

Researchers outline new exercise recommendations for people living with and beyond cancer

Study reveals factors that predict obesity by adolescence

Study reveals factors that predict obesity by adolescence

Steroid injections for osteoarthritis more may damage joints

Steroid injections for osteoarthritis more may damage joints

New guidance recommends systematic use of 'exercise prescription' for cancer patients

New guidance recommends systematic use of 'exercise prescription' for cancer patients

Signs of aging detected by a simple walking test at age 45

Signs of aging detected by a simple walking test at age 45

Snacking could be banned on local transport in a bid to curb childhood obesity

Snacking could be banned on local transport in a bid to curb childhood obesity

A bleak outlook from OECD's latest obesity report

A bleak outlook from OECD's latest obesity report

Low-dose exposure to antibiotics can have major impacts on gut bacteria

Low-dose exposure to antibiotics can have major impacts on gut bacteria

Osteoarthritis has no cure, but symptoms can be managed

Osteoarthritis has no cure, but symptoms can be managed

Study: Queries and answers relating to patients' fitness levels may not be accurate

Study: Queries and answers relating to patients' fitness levels may not be accurate

Nervous system plays a role in age-related weakness

Nervous system plays a role in age-related weakness

New smart prosthetic sockets aim to improve comfort, performance in prostheses

New smart prosthetic sockets aim to improve comfort, performance in prostheses