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Effect of long-term physical activity intervention on the functional capacity of persons with intellectual disability : a Potchefstroom cohort
(North-West University, 2014)
Physical inactivity, a modifiable risk factor for coronary heart disease (CHD) both in persons with intellectual disability (ID) and non-ID, is considered the fourth leading cause of death in the world. Long-term regular ...
The relationship between habitual physical activity patterns of pregnant women and foetal growth parameters : a longitudinal study
Regular physical activity during pregnancy provides both maternal and infant health benefits. The complexity of measuring physical activity during pregnancy hampers the determination of the optimal dose of habitual physical ...
Perception and knowledge of black Africans on physical activity and non-communicable diseases
The burden of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) is high in South Africa. Behavioural conducts and lifestyle factors, unhealthy diets and physical inactivity are the major contributors to the development of NCDs among South ...