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Exercise may decrease your risk of dementia by over 85%

By GreaterSport | 03 April 2018

Having a high level of cardiovascular fitness cuts dementia risk by 88%, according to new research.

Physical Development at Holly Tree Montessori Nursery

By GreaterSport | 06 April 2018

Read how Holly Tree Montessori Nursery in Stockport have implemented different ways to encourage children's physical development

​Simplyhealth Junior and Mini Great Manchester Run

By GreaterSport | 09 April 2018

Children can be a part of a fantastic day of running when the Simplyhealth Junior and Mini Great Manchester Run returns to the city on Sunday 20 May.

Women in Sport - Research and Insight service

By GreaterSport | 11 April 2018

Women In Sports research and insight service is a one stop shop to help access, understand and apply research aimed at encouraging more girls and women into physical activity and sport.

Inactivity related to bladder problems in middle-aged men

By GreaterSport | 17 April 2018

Middle-aged men who are sedentary much of the day and don’t get a lot of exercise are more likely to develop bladder and urinary tract symptoms than their peers who sit less, a Korean study suggests.

Parents don't realise when their children are obese

By GreaterSport | 17 April 2018

NHS statistics have revealed that parents of obese and overweight children think their child is the right weight, and that just over a fifth of children are as active as they need to be to maintain a healthy weight.