Physical activity, metabolic syndrome, and overweight in rural youth.


BACKGROUND Research suggests significant health differences between rural dwelling youth and their urban counterparts with relation to cardiovascular risk factors. This study was conducted to (1) determine relationships between physical activity and markers of metabolic syndrome, and (2) to explore factors relating to physical activity in a diverse sample… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-0361.2008.00144.x


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