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Lack of exercise linked to higher heart disease risk in healthy children as young as nine

May 12th, 2011 by Wiley-Blackwell

The publication of this research is timely because Walk to School Week is 16 to 20 May 2011. —- Even healthy children as young as nine-years-old can start to show an increased risk of future heart problems if they are physically inactive, according to a journal article “Lack of physical activity in young children is […]