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The Risks and Benefits of 'Too Much' Exercise

Physiologically Speaking

These numbers indicate rising participation — an increase in people involved in chronic endurance exercise training for the sake of competition and health. We know exercise, and especially a marathon, stresses the heart. ” Isn’t exercise good for us? ” Isn’t exercise good for us? 

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Pediatric Exercise Testing

All About Cardiovascular System and Disorders

Discussion on pediatric exercise testing. Pediatric exercise testing may be used for evaluation of various disorders of cardiac rhythm rather than for inducible ischemia as in adults. In a child with suspected sinus node dysfunction, chronotropic incompetence from sinus node dysfunction can be assessed by exercise testing.

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Bodyweight Exercises Improve Strength, Patient-Reported Outcomes in Female Patients with RA

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A 6-week bodyweight exercise program led to improved muscle strength, range of motion, and physical fitness test results in female patients with RA.

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Plant-based Diets and Exercise Performance

Physiologically Speaking

When it comes to exercise performance, athletes express concerns about the potential drawbacks of cutting out meat from their diet, the main one being an inadequate protein intake which could lead to diminished performance, particularly in strength-based sports. I had a brief interaction on Twitter (X) about this.

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Isometric exercise: Using body weight to lower blood pressure

Medical Xpress - Cardiology

When you think about exercise, sweating through a cycling class, adding up miles from a brisk walk or pumping iron in the weight room may come to mind. But there's a different form of exercise that uses something besides movement to give you a workout.

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Exercise ECGs Highly Specific for Coronary Microvascular Dysfunction

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(MedPage Today) -- Exercise electrocardiographic (ECG) stress tests appeared to reliably indicate that some patients with angina with nonobstructive coronary arteries (ANOCA) actually had coronary microvascular dysfunction (CMD), preliminary evidence.

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Physiological Resilience: A New Pillar of Endurance Exercise Performance (Part I of II)

Physiologically Speaking

the faster you run), the less time you're able to sustain exercise. You can also think of critical speed as the threshold between two exercise domains, namely the “heavy-intensity” domain and the “severe-intensity” domain. The further you stray from critical speed (i.e., My D’ is 800 meters.