Questions tagged [physical-activity]

Activity that involves moving your body. For competitive physical activity, see [sports]. See also [development].

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How to talk to a teen daughter about her weight

My daughter is 16 and is gaining weight. My wife and I are on board with what needs to be done - and there's a lot to do. But as to talking to her about her weight, we are at a loss. She's an ultra ...
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At what age is it appropriate to begin structured physical activity?

At what age is it appropriate to provide any real meaningful "instruction" in physical activity? My specific issue: Falling and Rolling / Somersaults My biggest concern is a 2-year-old who ends ...
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ADHD and physical activity prior to school work

My 10 years old daughter was diagnosed with ADHD two years ago. I found that when she does physical exercises before homework, she is more concentrated, happy and willing to work with me. I am ...
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What is a good physical activity for a seven-year old who loves falling down?

My son has tried a lot of sports and activities, and he rarely likes them. We are trying to find something new for him now, but we're running low on ideas. He has tried soccer, baseball, gymnastics, ...