NPI RESEARCH REVIEW - Water-based Exercise in COPD with Physical Co-Morbidities: a Randomised Controlled Trial- Eur. Respir. J. 2012 Sep 20. [Epub ahead of print] Water-based exercise in copd with physical co-morbidities: a randomised controlled trial. McNamara RJ, McKeough ZJ, McKenzie DK, Alison JA. Source
University of Sydney, Lidcombe, New South Wales, Australia.
NPI NEWS STORY- Portion Control Campaign Launches in California- LOS ANGELES, CA–(Marketwire – Oct 4, 2012) – The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health today released new obesity data for LA County showing the adult obesity rate continuing to rise, and unveiled its first-ever portion control awareness campaign to address the growing epidemic.
NPI Research-After stroke, exercise improves memory and thinking
Exercise classes for people who have experienced a stroke may help improve their cognitive abilities along with their physical abilities. Review Press Release- http://www.strokecongress.ca/2012/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/Monday_Oct1_2012-EN-Health.pdf
NPI NEWS- TRX Recalls 40,000 Early Model Suspension Trainer Devices Fitness Anywhere LLC, San Francisco, which does business as TRX, announced on Tuesday a voluntary recall of about 40,000 TRX Suspension Trainer devices in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).
National Posture Institute NPI News Story- Omega-3 may slow aging: Ohio State studyTaking enough omega-3 fatty acid supplements to change the balance of oils in the diet could slow a key biological process linked to aging, new research suggests.The study showed that most overweight but healthy middle-aged and older adults who took omega-3 supplements for four months altered a ratio of their fatty acid consumption in a way that helped preserve tiny segments of DNA in their white blood cells.
Am J Sports Med. 2012 Sep 21. [Epub ahead of print]Return to Play and Future ACL Injury Risk After ACL Reconstruction in Soccer Athletes From the Multicenter Orthopaedic Outcomes Network (MOON) Group.Brophy RH, Schmitz L, Wright RW, Dunn WR, Parker RD, Andrish JT, McCarty EC, Spindler KP.Source Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri.
NPI News Story - 5 things to know about supplements and children: Research has shown that many children use herbs and other dietary supplements. However, there are little data available on their safety and effectiveness in children. The 2007 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) gathered information on use of complementary health approaches among more than 9,000 children younger than 18. Nearly 12 percent of the children had used some form of a complementary health approach during the past 12 months.