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The Strathprints institutional repository is a digital archive of University of Strathclyde's Open Access research outputs. Strathprints provides access to thousands of Open Access research papers by Strathclyde researchers, including by researchers from the Physical Activity for Health Group based within the School of Psychological Sciences & Health. Research here seeks to better understand how and why physical activity improves health, gain a better understanding of the amount, intensity, and type of physical activity needed for health benefits, and evaluate the effect of interventions to promote physical activity.

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The role of exercise in diabetes management

Kirk, A.F. and Mutrie, N. and MacIntyre, P. and Fisher, B.M. (2003) The role of exercise in diabetes management. Nursing and Residential Care, 5 (11). pp. 526-528. ISSN 1465-9301

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Abstract

Physical activity has many benefits for all adults with type 2 diabetes. This article looks at how exercise recommendations can be applied to care home residents with the disease.