Pugh D. Time to encourage patients to take more exercise. Practitioner 2012;256 (1754):25-28

Time to encourage patients to take more exercise

20 Sep 2012Pais-up subscribers

London has just played host to possibly the greatest ever Olympic and Paralympic Games. I enjoyed my small part as a medical volunteer at the Olympic football tournament. Numerous public figures have talked about the potential legacy promoting sport and exercise to the population. This could also be the greatest opportunity for GPs and sport and exercise medicine specialists in the UK to combine forces to deliver our strongest ever campaign to promote physical activity and improve the nation’s health.

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