Essays about: "physical activity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 255 essays containing the words physical activity.

  1. 1. Profiles of Exercise Dependence – A person centred approach to study potential mechanisms

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Hälsa och idrott

    Author : Jenny Back; [2016]
    Keywords : Anxiety; Appearance Orientation; Body Image; Exercise Dependence; Passion; Physical Activity; Fysisk aktivitet; Kroppsuppfattning; Träningsberoende; Tvångsmässig passion; Ångest;

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  2. 2. Effects of an intervention to increase physical activity and reduce sedentary time in workers with neck pain : A randomized controlled study

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för arbets- och folkhälsovetenskap

    Author : Annika Hed Ekman; [2016]
    Keywords : occupational health; sedentary; accelerometer; neck pain; arbetshälsa; stillasittande; nacksmärta;

    Abstract : Background: Chronic neck pain is a problem that may be prevented and treated by physical activity. Little is known about effective interventions to increase physical activity in workers with neck pain.Objective: To evaluate the effects of an intervention aimed at increasing physical activity among workers with chronic neck pain. READ MORE

  3. 3. How can the proposed changes to the OECD tax model convention in action 1 and action 7 counter the issue of an artificial avoidance of a PE status?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Maria Wettersten; [2016]
    Keywords : BEPS action 1; Permanent establishment; BEPS action 7; artificial avoidance; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to clarify how, according to BEPS action 1 and action 7, can the amendments of the “specific activity exemptions” in article 5 paragraph 4 of the OECD Model Tax Convention on Income and Capital (the model convention) counter the issue of an artificial avoidance of a PE status. The main issues that are connected to the concept of a permanent establishment are artificial avoidance of the status of a permanent establishment, the use of transfer pricing rules in order to artificially allocate the profits of a permanent establishment to low tax states and finally that some enterprises that operate within the digital economy can avoid the status of a permanent establishment due to the lack of physical presence. READ MORE

  4. 4. Att synliggöra det osynliga : om konstnärliga uttryck som verktyg för att synliggöra ekosystem i staden

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Johanna Good; [2016]
    Keywords : ekosystem; natur; biofili; konst; ekologisk landskapsdesign; naturpedagogik; miljöengagemang;

    Abstract : Urbaniseringen i världen fortsätter att öka och förflyttningen av människor skapar såväl ekologiska som sociala påfrestningar och globala som lokala utmaningar. Ekologins roll och samspelet mellan människa och natur framträder i denna studie som grundläggande för hur dessa utmaningar ska hanteras. READ MORE

  5. 5. Associations between gestational age, physical activity and cognitive functioning among children in early school age

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Andrea Rudberg; Linnéa Granström; [2016]
    Keywords : Gestational age; Preterm; Sport; Cognitive functioning; Laterality; Physical activity; School age;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to examine differences and associations concerning physical activity and cognitive functioning among children born preterm in comparison to those born full term. The sample consisted of 130 children at early school age (mean = 7. READ MORE