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One hour of strength training a week could reduce the risk of death by 20%

One hour of strength training a week could reduce the risk of death by 20%

Research continues to demonstrate how the health benefits of strength training go far beyond cultivating the ideal beach body. The latest study to shed light on this topic explores the links between muscle-strengthening activities and the risk of death, and found that just 30-60 minutes of this activity per week could have a significant impact …

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Combining strength training with another activity could lower your risk of premature death, study finds |  CNN

Combining strength training with another activity could lower your risk of premature death, study finds | CNN

Editor’s note: Sign up for CNN’s Fitness, But Better newsletter series. Our seven-part guide will help you adopt a healthy routine, backed by experts. CNN — Aerobic activities and strength training have health benefits on their own, but their combination could have an even greater effect when it comes to preventing disease and risking early …

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Body balance training for longevity and quality of life

Body balance training for longevity and quality of life

NEW YORK — Len Kaplan started having trouble walking in a straight line when he was in his 50s. Scoliosis combined with compressed discs in his back was causing his balance to deteriorate. “Physiotherapy, regular exercise, just wasn’t doing the job. I needed something different,” said Kaplan, now 80. Around this time, he and his …

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Arlington Police Department mourns death of rookie just days after training exercise

Arlington Police Department mourns death of rookie just days after training exercise

Recruiting officer Marquis Kennedy, who was a member of the Academy’s Class 62, died on Sunday, September 25. ARLINGTON, Texas – The Arlington Police Department is mourning the loss of one of its own. The department said a recruiting officer died after reporting feeling unwell during a training exercise. Recruiting officer Marquis Kennedy, who was …

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Cycling Workout of the Week #11: Sweetspot Blocks [1hr] - AKA "best value" training

Cycling Workout of the Week #11: Sweetspot Blocks [1hr] – AKA “best value” training

Sweetspot has often been called “the best value” training. This allows us to sustainably accumulate the most training stress in the shortest possible time. With this session, you really make the most of the time you spend churning on a turbo trainer. Working near – but not above – critical power means the effort is …

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Doing 5 minutes of breathing training daily can reduce high blood pressure as effectively as drugs, say researchers

Doing 5 minutes of breathing training daily can reduce high blood pressure as effectively as drugs, say researchers

One type of breathing training can lower blood pressure in just five minutes a day, according to new research. A device that trains the respiratory muscles has proven to be as effective as drugs and weight loss. Breath training can have quick results, but does not replace other healthy habits, the researcher explains. Loading Something …

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Strength Training Secrets That Will Help You Lose Belly Fat For Good - Eat This Not That

Strength Training Secrets That Will Help You Lose Belly Fat For Good – Eat This Not That

Training involves a lot of constant hard work in order to get results. When it comes to losing fat, most of us would love to get our hands on some magic elixir, special tips, or secrets that will help speed up the process. While there’s no magic elixir to make it happen, there are bodybuilding …

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Daily breathing training can work just as well as medication to lower high blood pressure

Daily breathing training can work just as well as medication to lower high blood pressure

The simple act of improving our breathing can significantly reduce high blood pressure at any age. Recent research reveals that just five to 10 minutes a day of exercises that strengthen the diaphragm and certain other muscles will do the trick. SawPro/Getty Images/Max Posner/NPR hide caption toggle caption SawPro/Getty Images/Max Posner/NPR The simple act of …

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Dr. Kent Smith gives a presentation on Native cultural medicine during a Med-X presentation at the OSU-COM at the Cherokee Nation campus in Tahlequah on March 25, 2022.

OSU-CHS awarded $3.5 million grant for recruiting and training Native American students – Oklahoma State University

Monday, September 19, 2022 Media contact: Sara Plummer | Communications Coordinator | 918-561-1282 | sara.plummer@okstate.edu A $3.5 million grant recently awarded to the OSU Health Sciences Center will fund new programs and strengthen existing ones aimed at recruiting and preparing undergraduate Native American students to enter medical school. “Less than 0.2% of doctors are Native …

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The Hartford, Yale expands training for medical providers on addiction, pain and stigma

The Hartford, Yale expands training for medical providers on addiction, pain and stigma

HARTFORD – Insurance giant The Hartford has announced it is extending a partnership with the Yale School of Medicine that aims to help tackle the opioid crisis by offering newly developed training in addiction, pain management and stigma to medical providers who treat injured workers. An “unrestricted donation” of $200,000 this year to Yale Medicine …

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