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Exercise is the number one way to stop from getting the flu/cold Vitamin C can help make the cold shorter/less sever 3 oz of red meet X 4 times a week   Physical Activity Recommendations o Surgeon general recommends 30 minutes of moderatiate activity on most days of  the week o Institute of medicine recommends  60-90 physical activity daily for weight loss. o ACSM recommends 20-60 min. of activity at 60-85% 3-5x/wk     Recommendations of Children o National sports and physical Education recommends at least 60 minutes-several  hours of physical activity per day o Kids average 1680 minutes a week in front of the television (this is more than a  full day)   Skill related fitness o Agility o Balance o Coordination o Reaction Time o Speed  o Power   Health related Fitness o Cardiovascular fitness o Muscular strength o Muscular endurance o Flexibility o Body Composition    Health and Physical Activity Levels o 65% of American adults are not regularly physically active o Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States Estimated economic cost of $385 billion annually   Benefits of Cardiovascular Activity o Reduces the risk of heart disease and stroke o Decreases resting heart rate
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o Increases stroke volume o Decreases blood pressure o Increases collateral circulation
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This note was uploaded on 04/26/2009 for the course KINE 198 taught by Professor Any during the Spring '08 term at Texas A&M.

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