Essays about: "physical activity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 173 essays containing the words physical activity.

  1. 1. Shelter use of horses during Swedish summer in relation to weather conditions and insect abundance

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

    Author : Alexandra Sveen; [2015]
    Keywords : horse; mare; foal; shelter use; weather; insect defensive behavious;

    Abstract : Outdoor housing of horses’ best fulfils the horses’ need for physical activity and it is an alternative to the more cost and energy demanding indoor housing in stables. Furthermore, if outdoor housed horses have access to shelter they can generally cope well with adverse weather conditions such as high or low ambient temperature, heavy rain or strong winds. READ MORE

  2. 2. Svenska sällskapshundars hull

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Emma Björk; [2015]
    Keywords : hund; hull; BCS; fetma; övervikt; sällskapshund; hälsa; utfodring; motion;

    Abstract : Fetma och övervikt är idag den vanligaste nutritionella sjukdomen som drabbar sällskapshundar. Ökade fettdepåer är ett rent fysiskt hinder för ett normalt hundliv, men predisponerar även individen för flera sjukdomar. Olika riskfaktorer och hälsoeffekter tas upp i detta arbete. READ MORE

  3. 3. Lactose crystallization in drum dried, freeze dried and spray dried skim milk powders

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Food Technology and Nutrition

    Author : Annette Bick; [2015]
    Keywords : skim milk powder; lactose crystallization; glass transition; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Crystallization of amorphous lactose during storage at high relative humidity and high temperatures has been found to impair the quality of skim milk powders. This is related to the glass transition of lactose. READ MORE

  4. 4. Using the Brain to Help Rehabilitate the Body : Factors which can Affect Injury Rehabilitation Outcome

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Mathias Rydh; [2014]
    Keywords : Physical activity; injury rehabilitation; imagery; mindfulness meditation; neuroscience;

    Abstract : Physical activity can be beneficial to both physical and mental health, but can also lead to injuries. While injury rehabilitation through physical therapy is mostly focused on physical exercise, there are also other factors, which may influence rehabilitation outcome. READ MORE

  5. 5. “Nzuri!” : The Voices of Tanzanian Children with Disabilities Participating in Physical Activities

    University essay from Gymnastik- och idrottshögskolan, GIH/Institutionen för idrotts- och hälsovetenskap

    Author : Gustav Lindqvist; [2014]
    Keywords : Tanzania; Sports; Africa; physical activities; disabilities; children; youth;

    Abstract : AbstractChildren with disabilities are seldom listened to and are rarely able to express their feelings and thoughts on sports and physical activities.AimThe aim of this study is, therefore, to explore the experiences children with disabilities in Tanzania have while participating in physical activities at school. READ MORE