Women are more active with free community workouts

Women are more active with free community workouts

A government-sponsored program in Brazil is improving the physical activity of women there. Researchers think it could work in other communities around the world. “To combat rising obesity rates, the Brazilian government created the Academia das Cidades program, or City Academies, to give residents free access to fitness facilities and...

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Some teens just don’t buy warnings about cigars

Some teens just don’t buy warnings about cigars

Specific warnings about cigars aren’t striking some teens as believable, report researchers. Overall, a majority of adolescents in the United States report current cigar warning labels to be very believable, according to the new study from the UNC School of Medicine. But the results suggest more work is needed to...

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