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Systematic review of sedentary behaviour and health indicators in school-aged children and youth
Accumulating evidence suggests that, independent of physical activity levels, sedentary behaviours are associated with increased risk of cardio-metabolic disease, all-cause mortality, and a varietyExpand
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Letter to the editor: standardized use of the terms "sedentary" and "sedentary behaviours".
There has recently been an increase in research related to the health impact of sedentary behaviour (e.g., sitting) (Tremblay et al. 2010). Numerous studies suggest that those who engage in highExpand
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Body image and steroid use in male bodybuilders.
This study was designed to examine the association between body image and eating-related attitudes among male bodybuilders in relation to two athletic comparison groups, runners and martial artists.Expand
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Canadian 24-Hour Movement Guidelines for the Early Years (0–4 years): An Integration of Physical Activity, Sedentary Behaviour, and Sleep
BackgroundThe Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology convened representatives of national organizations, research experts, methodologists, stakeholders, and end-users who followed rigorous andExpand
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Screen time is associated with depression and anxiety in Canadian youth.
OBJECTIVE This study examined the relationships between screen time and symptoms of depression and anxiety in a large community sample of Canadian youth. METHOD Participants were 2482Expand
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Physical Activity Promotion in the Preschool Years: A Critical Period to Intervene
The primary aim of this paper is to provide a rationale for the necessity of intervening with a physical activity intervention in the preschool years and why the daycare environment is amenable toExpand
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Effects of modifying physical activity and sedentary behavior on psychosocial adjustment in overweight/obese children.
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the relationship between changes in physical activity (PA), sedentary behavior, and physical self-perceptions and global self-worth in 30, 8-12 years old, overweight/obeseExpand
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Body dissatisfaction, dietary restraint, depression, and weight status in adolescents.
BACKGROUND Adolescence may be a crucial period for developing obesity and associated mental health problems. This study examined the relationship of weight status on body image, eating behavior, andExpand
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Does Intervening in Childcare Settings Impact Fundamental Movement Skill Development?
PURPOSE Knowing that motor skills will not develop to their full potential without opportunities to practice in environments that are stimulating and supportive, we evaluated the effect of a physicalExpand
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Effects of Open-Loop Feedback on Physical Activity and Television Viewing in Overweight and Obese Children: A Randomized, Controlled Trial
OBJECTIVES. Television viewing and physical inactivity increase the risk of obesity in youth. Thus, identifying new interventions that increase physical activity and reduce television viewing wouldExpand
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