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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.  

Exercise is Medicine Solution Aims to Unite Health Care Systems, Fitness Professionals

by Eric Stromgren | Feb 25, 2016

Exercise is Medicine (EIM), Indianapolis, announced Tuesday a new initiative to bring together fitness professionals, healthcare systems, providers and community resources to better integrate physical activity into American healthcare.

The initiative, the Exercise is Medicine Solution, is comprised of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), the American Council on Exercise (ACE) and the Medical Fitness Association (MFA). The EIM Solution marks the beginning of the next phase of EIM's strategy, EIM Vice President Adrian Hutber said in a media release. The goal is to engage major health systems and communities, and to work together to improve health and combat chronic diseases by promoting physical activity and fitness.

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