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More gym for kids means less chance of obesity, Cornell study says

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Posted: Sunday, May 26, 2013 8:29 pm

More physical education in kindergarten through fifth grade means less chance of obesity, especially for boys, researchers say.

The study provides some of the first evidence of a causal effect between gym and childhood obesity. It is to be published in the Journal of Health Economics.

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