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FDA proposes updates to Nutrition Facts label on food packages
Obesity for 2011-2012: decrease reported for 2-5 year olds; increase for women 60 years old and older; overall prevalence still high
Exercise Training for Type 2 Diabetes
Exercise Training for Type 2 Diabetes – Impact on Cardiovascular Risk
Type 2 diabetes (T2DM) is the sixth leading cause of death with nearly 70 percent of deaths attributed to cardiovascular disease
The economic cost of T2DM in the United States is an estimated $172 billion.
To improve cardiac risk, patients with T2DM should participate in exercise.
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AHA Physical Activity Guidelines
Physical Activity Guidelines For Americans
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