The pandemic of low physical activity in children and adolescents

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Modern children are fatter, less physically fit (including aerobic fitness) and less physically active than in the recent past. These secular trends have occurred in many countries, but have been described most clearly in Canada
LanguageEnglish
Pages234-238
Number of pages5
JournalAspetar Sports Medicine Journal
Volume4
Issue numberMay
Publication statusPublished - 1 May 2015

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  • low physical activity
  • children
  • physical activity
  • healthy children

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In: Aspetar Sports Medicine Journal, Vol. 4, No. May, 01.05.2015, p. 234-238.

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