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    Survey into the Mental Health of the Sport and Physical Activity Workforce

    ​DOCIAsport and Edge Hill University have launched the first ever independent survey of the Mental Health of the workforce in the sport and physical activity sector.

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  • Workers in open-plan offices 'more active'

    Workers in open-plan offices are more active and less stressed than those with desks in cubicles or private offices, research suggests.

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  • Cycling is the healthiest way to get around cities

    Cycling has been found to bring both the best physical and mental health benefits in a study carried out in seven European cities

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  • Regular exercise 'best for mental health'

    Regular physical activity lasting 45 minutes three to five times a week can reduce poor mental health - but doing more than that is not always beneficial, a large US study suggests

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  • Physical activity "key to student mental health" – study

    Getting university students physically active can have a dramatic effect on improving their mental wellbeing, social inclusion, and perceived academic attainment and employability.

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  • Using Physical Activity to Improve Mental Health

    Discover how a school in Stockport used Taekwondo to improve children's focus, concentration and confidence.

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