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Adult Pre Exercise Screening Tool released by leading industry bodies

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Fitness Australia, Exercise and Sports Science Australia and Sports Medicine Australia have jointly developed an Adult Pre-Exercise Screening Tool reported to establish a consistent approach for pre-exercise screening and management across the broader industry.  Its aim is to ensure better health outcomes and sustained physical activity for a client throughout their lifespan. The three-staged Adult Pre Exercise Screening Tool is based upon the latest available research, includes an evidenced based exercise intensity guide and thorough user guide for practitioners. Fitness Australia, Exercise Sports Science Australia and Sports Medicine Australia will be conducting CEC workshops and presentations on the tool over…

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New health initiative launched by The Australian Federal Government – Swap it Don’t Stop It

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The Australian Federal Government launched a new health initiative – Swap it Don’t Stop It, this week.  This is great news for the health and fitness industry as it is encouraging Australians to adopt a healthier lifestyle.  The key mission is to empower every Australian to swap unhealthy habits for healthier options.  The message is telling people they don’t have to give up totally on the things they love but to swap in some healthy habits.  Through the 12 week planner the campaign in encouraging 4 key swaps: Swap big for small – downsize your portion sizes and don’t go…

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