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dc.contributor.authorO Brien, C
dc.contributor.authorPeters, J
dc.contributor.authorMurphy, P
dc.contributor.authorMaher, V
dc.contributor.authorO Muirahurtha, M
dc.contributor.authorMulvihill, M
dc.contributor.authorMoran, A
dc.contributor.authorPerry, I
dc.contributor.authorHennessy, L
dc.contributor.authorBarry, C
dc.contributor.authorDorley, T
dc.date.accessioned2014-01-06T15:44:26Z
dc.date.available2014-01-06T15:44:26Z
dc.date.issued2002
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/310933
dc.descriptionThe health benefits of physical activity are long known. Hippocrates observed that "all parts of the body if unused and left idle become liable to disease". Physical activity is inversely related to heart disease.1,2 and promotes longevity,3 Even low level regular exercise can produce significant health benefits.4,5,6 In contrast, physical inactivity is considered a major risk factor for developing heart disease.7 Despite these exercise benefits, many people are inactive world-wide possibly due to lack of information on how to exercise or fear that it could do them harmen_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherIrish Heart Foundationen_GB
dc.subjectCARDIOVASCULAR DISEASEen_GB
dc.subjectPHYSICAL ACTIVITYen_GB
dc.titleIrish Heart Foundation position statement on physical activityen_GB
dc.typeOtheren
dc.contributor.departmentIrish Heart Foundationen_GB
refterms.dateFOA2018-08-23T10:49:21Z


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