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Dec. 13, 2013

This Doc's Miracle Drug? Exercise

Doctor Jordan Metzl says specific cardio and strength training regimens can treat a variety of ills.

jordan metzl, exercize, disease, ailments

Aug. 01, 2014

How Ultramarathons Affect the Heart, Blood, and Brain

Exercise scientists Tamara Hew-Butler and Greg Whyte talk about how the body changes after dozens of hours in motion.

ultramarathon, running, health, tamara hew-butler, greg whyte, exercise, heart

Sep. 03, 2010

Mental Exercise and Dementia

Can regular mental exercise help slow down the progress of dementia?

mental health aging alzheimers dementia cognitive decline

Feb. 04, 2011

Walking Your Way To A Bigger Brain

Can exercise help keep aging brains healthy?

exercise, aging, memory, dementia, mental health

Feb. 10, 2012

The Science Of Yoga: The Risks And The Rewards

New York Times science writer William Broad’s book investigates popular health claims about yoga.

yoga, exercise, health

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