This quiz highlights the latest news and research on a variety of health and fitness topics, including ways to prevent strokes, gender differences in body image dissatisfaction, how payment systems affect gym growth and how to help kids be more active. Also included is a research article that discusses the new science on fat tissue, and what it might mean to fitness pros.
After reading these articles, you should be able to:
- Discuss the research studies and findings described in the Making News section.
- Describe new understandings about the adipokines called leptin, adiponectin and visfatin.
- Discuss current research on the FTO gene and physical activity.
- Describe the evidence on “fat but fit,” and discuss hormone levels after weight loss.
|October 2016 IDEA Fitness Journal Quiz 1: Health and Fitness News, and Dieting and the Latest Science on Fat ||Module|