Studies http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7539/more en Obesity Rates Decline in Young Children, Remain Unchanged in Most Other Age Groups http://clubindustry.com/studies/obesity-rates-decline-young-children-remain-unchanged-most-other-age-groups <div class="node-body article-body">Obesity among children aged 2 to 5 years old declined by 43 percent from 2003 to 2012, but the obesity rate increased for women over 60, according to National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Washington, DC. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/obesity-rates-decline-young-children-remain-unchanged-most-other-age-groups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/obesity-rates-decline-young-children-remain-unchanged-most-other-age-groups#comments News Studies Fri, 28 Feb 2014 14:47:00 +0000 26331 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Obesity rates have declined by 43 percent in children aged 2 to 5 years old since 2004, but rates have remained steady in other age groups. <em>Photo by Thinkstock.</em></p> Young Teens Fail to Meet U.S. Fitness Guidelines http://clubindustry.com/studies/young-teens-fail-meet-us-fitness-guidelines <div class="node-body article-body">Most young teens are not getting the recommended amount of daily physical activity, according to new data released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/young-teens-fail-meet-us-fitness-guidelines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/young-teens-fail-meet-us-fitness-guidelines#comments News Studies Freemium Tue, 14 Jan 2014 16:05:00 +0000 25071 at http://clubindustry.com Hawaii Named Healthiest State in National Ranking http://clubindustry.com/studies/hawaii-named-healthiest-state-national-ranking <div class="node-body article-body">Hawaii is the country's healthiest state, according to a new report that shows physical activity is increasing and obesity rates are staying steady. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/hawaii-named-healthiest-state-national-ranking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/hawaii-named-healthiest-state-national-ranking#comments News Studies Freemium Tue, 17 Dec 2013 19:48:00 +0000 24111 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Hawaii replaced Vermont as the healthiest state in the country, according to the recently released America&#39;s Health Rankings report. <em>Photo by Kelsey Cipolla.</em></p> Long-Term Study Identifies Exercise as Most Important Factor in Preventing Dementia http://clubindustry.com/studies/long-term-study-identifies-exercise-most-important-factor-preventing-dementia <div class="node-body article-body">Exercise and other healthy behaviors significantly reduce the risk of dementia, according to a new study conducted over the course of 35 years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/long-term-study-identifies-exercise-most-important-factor-preventing-dementia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/long-term-study-identifies-exercise-most-important-factor-preventing-dementia#comments Studies Freemium Tue, 10 Dec 2013 21:01:00 +0000 23861 at http://clubindustry.com Children's Cardiovascular Fitness Has Declined Worldwide, Research Says http://clubindustry.com/studies/childrens-cardiovascular-fitness-has-declined-worldwide-research-says <div class="node-body article-body">Kids today cannot run as fast or as far as their parents did, which may indicate their health will worsen as adults, according to new research.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/childrens-cardiovascular-fitness-has-declined-worldwide-research-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/childrens-cardiovascular-fitness-has-declined-worldwide-research-says#comments Studies Fri, 22 Nov 2013 20:42:00 +0000 23161 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Children&#39;s cardiovascular fitness levels have been declining since 1975, according to new research from the University of South Australia&#39;s School of Health Sciences. <em>Photo courtesy of the American Heart Association.</em></p> ACSM's Top Fitness Trends for 2014 http://clubindustry.com/studies/acsms-top-fitness-trends-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body">High-Intensity Interval Training tops the American College of Sports Medicine's list of fitness trends for 2014. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/acsms-top-fitness-trends-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/acsms-top-fitness-trends-2014#comments News Studies Thu, 14 Nov 2013 03:35:00 +0000 22601 at http://clubindustry.com San Jose Named Fittest City for Baby Boomers http://clubindustry.com/studies/san-jose-named-fittest-city-baby-boomers <div class="node-body article-body">San Jose, CA, is home to the fittest baby boomers in the United States, according to a list released Tuesday by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and The Huffington Post.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/san-jose-named-fittest-city-baby-boomers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/san-jose-named-fittest-city-baby-boomers#comments Studies Freemium Wed, 02 Oct 2013 14:08:00 +0000 20182 at http://clubindustry.com <p> San Jose, CA, topped the American Physical Therapy Association&#39;s list of the fittest cities for baby boomers thanks to a high percentage of baby boomers who reported being satisfied or very satisfied with their lives. <i>Photo courtesy of the City of San Jose.</i></p> Adult Obesity Rates Stay Steady, Remain High among Baby Boomers http://clubindustry.com/studies/adult-obesity-rates-stay-steady-remain-high-among-baby-boomers <div class="node-body article-body">The number of states with adult obesity rates of more than 30 percent has increased, but rates remained relatively steady in every state except one, Arkansas, in the past year, according to a new report based on data from 2012.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/adult-obesity-rates-stay-steady-remain-high-among-baby-boomers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/adult-obesity-rates-stay-steady-remain-high-among-baby-boomers#comments News Studies Freemium Tue, 20 Aug 2013 21:25:00 +0000 18891 at http://clubindustry.com Obesity Among Preschoolers Declines in 18 States http://clubindustry.com/studies/obesity-among-preschoolers-declines-18-states <div class="node-body article-body">For the first time in almost a decade, obesity rates among low-income preschoolers declined, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/studies/obesity-among-preschoolers-declines-18-states" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/studies/obesity-among-preschoolers-declines-18-states#comments News Studies Freemium Tue, 06 Aug 2013 20:00:00 +0000 18451 at http://clubindustry.com Frequent Cell Phone Use Linked to Poor Fitness http://clubindustry.com/technology/frequent-cell-phone-use-linked-poor-fitness <div class="node-body article-body">Cell phones and apps have become popular fitness tools, but a new study suggests that people who use their cell phones frequently may be less fit than those who use their phones less often.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/technology/frequent-cell-phone-use-linked-poor-fitness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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