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Leisure Activities

Known as: Leisure activity, activities leisure, Activity, Leisure 
Activities done for the purpose of relaxation or diversion from routine work.
National Institutes of Health

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2018
Review
2018
Recently, the skill involved in playing and mastering video games has led to the professionalization of the activity in the form… Expand
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Objective: There is accumulating evidence that involvement in leisure activities may be related to risk of dementia; however… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
There is a need for psychometrically sound measures of children's participation in recreation and leisure activities, for both… Expand
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Background: There is accumulating evidence in the literature that leisure engagement has a beneficial effect on dementia. Most… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Children with physical disabilities are at increased risk of limitations to participation in everyday activities. This study… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Participation in leisure activities has been associated with a lower risk of dementia. It is unclear whether increased… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Recent findings suggest that a rich social network may decrease the risk of developing dementia. The authors hypothesized that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Objective: To determine whether leisure activities modify the risk for incident dementia. Background: Although high educational… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The goal of this study was to understand better how the structure and social context of adolescent leisure activities relates to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Much of the decline associated with old age has more to do with lifestyle than aging. The old adage that says "you lose it if you… Expand
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