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Combined diet and physical activity is better than diet or physical activity alone at improving health outcomes for patients in New Zealand's primary care intervention
(BioMed Central, 2018-02-08)
Background: A dearth of knowledge exists regarding how multiple health behavior changes made within an exercise prescription programme can improve health parameters. This study aimed to analyse the impact of changing diet ...
The effect of physical activity on serum lipids, lipoprotein, and apolipoproteins
(CIAFEL, Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure., 2010)
The aim of this study was to measure apolipoprotein-A1 and apolipoprotein-B serum concentrations during a physical activity program. Serum apolipoprotein concentrations may be a more sensitive indicator of coronary heart ...
Parent and caregivers perceptions and attitudes towards children’s physical activity and physical education: results of a NZ primary schools physical activity project.
(University of Canterbury. School of Educational Studies and Human Development, 2009)
The role of parents as a positive influence on children’s attitudes towards, and participation in, physical activity through their support, encouragement, provision of opportunities to participate and through parents’ own ...
Claiming exercise does not solve the obesity crisis is "reductionism" at its worst
(The New Zealand Medical Association, 2015-10-16)
An open letter to The New Zealand Medical Journal in response to an editorial published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine (Malholtra A, Noakes T, Phinney S. It is time to bust the myth of physical activity and ...
Levels of physical activity of a sample of 10-13 year old New Zealand children
(New Zealand Medical Association, 2001-11-09)
AIMS: To determine what proportion of a sample of 10 to 13 year old New Zealand children attained the Ministry of Health's physical activity guidelines. These guidelines recommend that children accumulate a minimum of 30 ...
Research priorities for child and adolescent physical activity and sedentary behaviours: an international perspective using a twin-panel Delphi procedure
(BioMed Central, 2013-10-24)
Background: The quantity and quality of studies in child and adolescent physical activity and sedentary behaviour have rapidly increased, but research directions are often pursued in a reactive and uncoordinated manner. Aim: ...