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School-Based Exercise Program Makes Dent in Kids' Fitness
 

School-Based Exercise Program Makes Dent in Kids' Fitness

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Study funded by program sponsor finds small but significant benefit
 
www.medpagetoday.com
 
8 Feb 2017 - General
 
Obesity is rising for all age groups in the USA. However one of the more troubling of these is the ones in the younger population, this is because the obesity could could have lifelong implications for the child. In this study, conducted in a broad spread of schools, it shows that a school based physical activity program set up by the American Heart Association and National Football League(Play 60) was able to increase the aerobic abilities and reduce the BMI of the children.

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