More Than 3 Million High School Students Signed Up for Planet Fitness’ ‘High School Summer Pass™’ Program and Put Fitness First This Summer
September 07, 2023 08:30 ET | Planet Fitness
TORONTO, Sept. 07, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Planet Fitness, one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers with more members than any other fitness brand,...
Parker University Recognizes May as National Physical Fitness and Sports Month with its Strength and Human Performance Programs and State-of-the-Art ParkerFit Facility
May 19, 2021 10:48 ET | Parker University
Dallas, Texas, May 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Every May, the President’s Council on Sports, Fitness, and Nutrition (PCSFN), within the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP),...
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Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation to Host 12th Annual Pink Ribbon Walk: Virtual 5K
September 01, 2020 10:01 ET | Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation
Lakewood Ranch, Fla., Sept. 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Florida Cancer Specialists (FCS) Foundation is proud to present the 2020 Pink Ribbon Walk: Virtual 5K, sponsored by Cancer Care Centers...
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Improving Vitamin D level, physical fitness, and body weight may help to reduce health risks in African-American adults
September 09, 2019 10:00 ET | Cooper Aerobics
DALLAS, Sept. 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- An estimated 40% of American adults may be vitamin D deficient. For African-Americans, that number may be nearly double at 76% according to a new study by...
Strength Competition Fundraiser for Cops & Kids
August 20, 2018 13:40 ET | StrengthBox, Inc.
TORONTO, Aug. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- StrengthBox will host a friendly strength competition on August 25th to benefit ProAction Cops & Kids. The StrengthBox Challenge is open to all and...
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Midlife Fitness Means Lower Healthcare Costs in Old Age
May 10, 2012 16:00 ET | American Heart Association
ATLANTA, May 10, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- THURSDAY NEWS TIP Embargoed for 4 p.m. ET Physically fit, healthy middle-aged adults have significantly lower healthcare costs as they age,...
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Physical Fitness Trumps Body Weight in Reducing Death Risks
December 05, 2011 16:00 ET | American Heart Association
Study Highlights: Maintaining or improving physical fitness is linked to lower death risks even after controlling for BMI change. Becoming less fit is associated with higher death risks,...