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EIM Articles

Exercising With Hypertension

Hypertension is defined as a chronically elevated blood pressure greater than 140/90 mmHg and affects nearly 50 million Filipinos.

Exercising With Type 2 Diabetes

If you have type 2 diabetes, regular physical activity is essential for controlling your blood glucose

Exercising With Hyperlipidemia

Hyperlipidemia is a risk factor for many forms of cardiovascular disease.

Exercising With Peripheral Arterial Disease

Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) causes a reduction in blood flow to the lower extremities due to narrowing of the arteries.

Exercising With Asthma

While exercise may be an asthma trigger for some people, research indicates that it is possible to build up tolerance to physical activity.

Exercising With Lower Back Pain

Hypertension, which is defined as a chronically elevated blood pressure greater than 140/90 mmHg, affects nearly 50 million Filipinos.

Exercising With Arthritis

An estimated 40 million people have some form of arthritis in the Philippines.

Exercising While Losing Weight

Regular physical activity, with a sensible diet, is the most effective way lose weight.

EIM Newsletters

Exercise Is Medicine e-Newsletter – February 2014

The First Edition of Exercise is Medicine Philippines, The Official e-Newsletter

Exercise Is Medicine e-Newsletter – June 2015

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