Due to the continuing increase of the elderly population in the western countries, the prevalence of the main chronic disease (obesity, type 2 diabetes and related metabolic disorders, arterial hypertension, vascular damage due to atherosclerotic process, cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, neurodegenerative diseases, chronic kidney disease, immune-mediated diseases) is more and more increasing. There is incontrovertible evidence that regular physical activity contributes to the primary and secondary prevention of several chronic diseases and is associated with a reduced risk of premature death.
|Number of pages||14|
|Journal||CURRENT PHARMACEUTICAL DESIGN|
|Publication status||Published - 2016|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Drug Discovery