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On SAGE Insight: Prospective Associations Between Play Environments and Pediatric Obesity

From American Journal of Health Promotion Active play has recently caught the attention of public health scholars as a promising strategy for promoting children’s well-being. Children engage in far less active play today than in previous decades. This trend is likely … Continue reading

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Achilles tendon injuries more likely in male “Weekend Warriors” than others

Achilles Tendon Injuries in a United States Population From Foot & Ankle International Male athletes are the group most likely to tear their Achilles tendon, according to this study. The activity most likely to cause the injury was basketball, and … Continue reading

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