Health Professionals' Guide to the Physical Management of Parkinson's Disease
How to safely help a patient with Parkinson�s Disease get up from the floor after a fall.
Reversing the Obesogenic Environment eBook
If the obesogenic genetic risk profile has remained the same in humans since the obesity epidemic began, what has changed? The simple answer is that our environment has changed.
Weight Training-4th Edition
This practice procedure answers the question �How much weight or load should I use?�
Hatha Yoga Asanas eBook
Peacock (Mayurasana) asana.
Marathon runners were not alone in this belief. Cyclists in the race that was considered the ultimate physical challenge�the Tour de France�were advised similarly: �Avoid drinking when racing, especially in hot weather. Drink as little as possible, and with the liquid not too cold. It is only a question of will power.
Senior Fitness Test Manual-2nd Edition
Most of us would agree that quality of life in later years depends to a large degree on being able to do the things we want to do, without pain, for as long as possible.
Public-Private Partnerships in Physical Activity and Sport eBook
The Partnership Protocol provides principles to guide the implementation of effective partnerships. Although ParticipACTION�s Partnership Protocol is broad based, the unique strengths, goals, and design of organizations will also influence how the recommendations can be put into practice.
Preexercise foods that settle comfortably can enhance stamina, endurance, strength, and enjoyment.
Implementing Physical Activity Strategies
Research has established the contribution of regular physical activity to key health outcomes, such as obesity prevention and musculoskeletal development, and to educational outcomes, such as attentiveness, cognitive processing, discipline, and academic performance (USDHHS 2008).
High-Performance Training for Sports
One of the more difficult problems that the performance team faces is determining when an athlete is ready to return to action after injury. The athlete can be placed under enormous pressure from the owner, coach, fans and media to get out on the track, field or floor in record time.