The Effect of Pilates Exercises on Body Posture and Some Fitness Factors in Educable Mentally Retarded Subjects

  • Maryam Ostadhassan Baghal, Sokhanguei Yahya, Saboonchi Reza
  • Published 2015


Lack of exercise and physical activity worsened physical health of both intellectually and physically disabled subjects and caused abnormalities in these individuals. This also led to limited range of motion of the joints and limbs in these individuals. This may finally cause cardiovascular and respiratory diseases, diabetes, hypertension, obesity, etc. The… (More)

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