Essays about: "physical activity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 167 essays containing the words physical activity.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. “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

  3. 3. Metabolic Control in Type 2-Diabetes Mellitus – Effects of Physical Activity and Smoking

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för läkarutbildning

    Author : Emma Melander; [2014]
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  4. 4. Validity of accelerometry in high-intensity complex movements

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

    Author : Victor Stoltz; Manne Godhe; [2014]
    Keywords : Accelerometry; Energy Expenditure.;

    Abstract : AbstractAim The aim of the study was to examine the capability of accelerometers to estimate energy expenditure during high-intensity complex physical activity patterns.Also, to investigate whether placing the monitor on the hip or wrist influenced its prediction ability. READ MORE

  5. 5. Teenage magazine's role as a health educator : A content analysis of Cosmopolitan's health message

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

    Author : Rosanna Silander; [2014]
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    Abstract : AimThe aim of this study was to examine a women's magazine Cosmopolitan and to study what kind of message the magazine gives about health.The following questions were posed:1. What kind of topics does Cosmopolitan discuss in health related articles?2. How does Cosmopolitan motivate the readers in health related articles?3. READ MORE