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Study: Physical Fitness Improves Children's Academic Performancei
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June 30, 2014 10:45 PM
Numerous studies show children the world over are becoming less fit. The result is a spike in obesity, diabetes and other diseases. It's a huge concern for public health officials. And, as VOA's Carol Pearson reports, fitness affects more than physical health.

Study: Physical Fitness Improves Children's Academic Performance

Published June 30, 2014

Numerous studies show children the world over are becoming less fit. The result is a spike in obesity, diabetes and other diseases. It's a huge concern for public health officials. And, as VOA's Carol Pearson reports, fitness affects more than physical health.


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