Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, June 11th, 2000
Americans may be getting a lot more exercise than previously believed when such physical activity is taken into account, according to a study released on May 18, 2000, by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The study found - like others before it - that almost two-thirds of working Americans do not get enough exercise during their leisure time. However, the study also showed that nearly 44% of working Americans got at least one hour of hard occupational activity a day on the job or doing housework. The...
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