Study Shows Morning and Afternoon Slightly Better Than Evening Physical Activity for Diabetes Prevention

Date: Sep. 21, 2023 Source: Diabetologia Summary: New research shows that morning and afternoon physical activity are associated with a lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes across all population levels of education and income, but found no statistically significant association between evening physical activity and risk type 2 diabetes. https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2023/09/230921105751.htm


Registration for the Healthy People 2030 Webinar Series: Strengthening Resilience in Children and Adolescents Is Now Open

The Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) is pleased to announce its next webinar: in the Healthy People 2030 Webinar Series: Strengthening Resilience in Children and Adolescents. This webinar will take place on Wednesday, June 28 from 1:00 to 2:00 pm ET. ODPHP and the National Center for Health Statistics will present on ...more about Registration for the Healthy People 2030 Webinar Series: Strengthening Resilience in Children and Adolescents Is Now Open


Register Now for the June 27th Annual Meeting of the President’s Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition

The first public meeting of the Biden-Harris Administration’s President’s Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition will be held on June 27, 2023, from 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm ET, at the Hubert H. Humphrey building in Washington, DC. The meeting will also be viewable via livestream on hhs.gov/live. https://health.gov/news/202306/register-now-june-27th-annual-meeting-presidents-council-sports-fitness-nutrition


Study finds brain connectivity, memory improves in older adults after walking

Date: May 25, 2023 Source: University of Maryland Summary: Regular walks strengthen connections in and between brain networks, according to new research, adding to growing evidence linking exercise with slowing the onset of Alzheimer's disease. The study examined the brains and story recollection abilities of older adults with normal brain function and those diagnosed with ...more about Study finds brain connectivity, memory improves in older adults after walking