Exercise

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June 28, 2018 - 11:00 am
NEW YORK (AP) — It may seem like a contradiction, but more adults in the U.S. say they are exercising at the same time more of them are becoming obese. About 24 percent of adults last year said they exercise enough each week to meet government recommendations for both muscle strengthening and...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013 file photo, a college student plays a computer game at an Internet cafe in Seoul, South Korea. On Monday, 18, 2018, the World Health Organization said that compulsively playing video games now qualifies as a mental health condition. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
June 21, 2018 - 11:56 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Now that the world's leading public health group says too much Minecraft can be an addiction, could overindulging in chocolate, exercise, even sex, be next? The short answer is probably not. The new "gaming disorder" classification from the World Health Organization revives a debate...
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June 14, 2018 - 7:22 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor is due in court for a hearing on charges stemming from a backstage melee that was caught on video. He's expected to be joined in Brooklyn on Thursday by friend and co-defendant Cian (KEE'-uhn) Cowley. Video showed what appeared to be McGregor...
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FILE - In this Oct. 18, 2012 file photo, television personality Montell Williams is interviewed at the Arkansas state Capitol in Little Rock, Ark., before an appearance in support of a ballot measure that would legalize medical marijuana in the state. Williams was taken to a hospital after a workout at a New York City gym. His spokesman tweeted that anyone who knows the 61-year-old television personality knows that Williams is an exercise enthusiast. But the spokesman says on Thursday, May 31, 2018, Williams “overdid it” and he was admitted to the hospital out of “an abundance of caution.” (AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File)
June 01, 2018 - 7:56 am
NEW YORK CITY (AP) — Montel Williams has been taken to a hospital after a workout at a New York City gym. Williams' spokesman tweeted that anyone who knows the 61-year-old television personality knows that Williams is an exercise enthusiast. The spokesman said Thursday that Williams "over did it"...
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President Donald Trump, center, watches runners as he attends the White House Sports and Fitness Day on the South Lawn of the White House, Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Washington. At left is Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
May 30, 2018 - 6:55 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Taking his turn in the batting cage and swinging a golf club, President Donald Trump joined a group of famous athletes for a field day with kids at the White House on Wednesday as he kicked off an effort to increase youth participation in sports. "Work hard, get in the game, play...
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