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vigorous

adjective active, acute, aggressive, all-out, animated, brisk, dynamic, energetic, enthusiastic, feisty, forceful, forcible, full of life, go-getting, go-go, hardy, healthy, intense, keen, lively, lusty, proactive, robust, strenuous, strong, strong and healthy, vibrant, vivid, wholehearted, zestful, zesty
See also: active, compelling, forcible, indomitable, intense, intensive, irresistible, potent, powerful, resolute, resounding, strong, trenchant
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Current NHS guidelines say people aged five to 18 should do at least 60 minutes of moderate to vigorous physical activity each day to improve their current and future health.
Moderate activity has many health benefits, but in specific terms of reducing risk factors for cardiovascular disease, it's vigorous activity that appears to make a difference.
Similarly, vigorous campaign has also been started against the use of unapproved number plates and pressure horns.
While moderate and vigorous exercise had nearly the same effect on intrahepatic triglyceride content, patients who performed the more strenuous activity also significantly reduced their weight, waist circumference, body fat mass, and body fat percentage compared to those who exercised moderately or not at all.
Slightly more than one-third of the women (35%) performed first-trimester vigorous physical activity.
Walsh, who suggests that we should not obtain cord gases in vigorous infants due, in part, to the hospital charges.
OR, do a mix of moderate and vigorous aerobic activity every week and strength exercises on two or more days a week that work all the major muscles.
During the survey, people did vigorous exercise such as running, fast cycling or competitive sports five hours in each week.
Scientists followed more than 200,000 people for six years and found that those who engaged in some kind of vigorous exercise such as jogging or aerobics lived longer on average than those who exercised gently.
The vigorous, moderate, and low PA questions were about weekly frequency of 20 minutes of vigorous PA (e.
Study participants were asked to walk or jog on a treadmill at a speed they believed corresponded to light, moderate, or vigorous intensity exercise.
Washington, May 28 ( ANI ): Researchers have said that older people who undertake at least 25 minutes of moderate or vigorous exercise everyday need fewer prescriptions and are less likely to be admitted to hospital in an emergency.