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ACSM In The News

ACSM is fortunate to be the go-to source on sports medicine and exercise science for several national and international media outlets. You can find some of our most recent coverage below, or you can view archived articles.  

Vigorous Exercise Boosts Vitamin D While Lowering Heart Risk

by Nanci Hellmich | Oct 12, 2011
Vigorous exercise significantly improves several risk factors for heart disease, including boosting vitamin D levels, a new study shows. That's one of the surprising findings by Harvard scientists, who were trying to identify the reasons exercise lowers the risk of heart attacks.
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