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The Evolution of Medical Views on Exercise

Dudley B. Reed

Reed, Dudley B., MD, Keep Fit and Like It, New York: McGraw-Hill, 1939.

Definition Objective

Value of Exercise is the attainment of physical poise, symmetry of form, harmonious grace, the furtherance of proper activity of tissues cells & organs & the elimination of waste products.

Reed, x.

Frequency Type / Mode 

Golf, bowling, swimming, hiking, tennis, riding, skating.

Reed, vii.

Duration Time of Day  Intensity


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