A 10-Month Physical Activity Intervention Improves Body Composition in Young Black Boys

C.A. Howe, R.A. Harris, B Gutin

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    Abstract

    Objective. To determine if a 10-month after-school physical activity (PA) intervention could prevent deleterious changes in body composition and cardiovascular (CV) fitness in young black boys. Methods. Following baseline measures, 106 boys (8–12 yrs) were randomized to either a control group or an intervention group, further divided into attenders (ATT) and nonattenders (NATT), participating in ≥60% or
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)1-8
    JournalJournal of Obesity
    Volume2011
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 31 Aug 2010

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