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Children need more exercise

22nd August 2013
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University College of London researchers have found only 51% of children monitored achieved the recommended hour of exercise a day.

The figure for girls was just 38% compared to boys at 63%.

The study, published in the online journal BMJ Open, also found the levels of activity varied among groups.


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Article Information

Title: Children need more exercise
Author: Martine Hamilton
Article Id: 24467
Date Added: 22nd Aug 2013

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