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creeping weight gain

slight change in the energy balance occuring a period of time and causing gradual increase in fat mass each year
as people age metabolic rate and physical activity declines
calories do not decline with decline of energy expenditure

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dieting and weight loss industy

billion dollar industry
can ne harmful and ineffewctive

3

eating disorders and body image

increasing in athletes, dancers, models and others
health risks: amenorrhea and osteoporosis

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factors and signs or eating disorder

disatisfaction with body image
distorted thinking
unrealistic expectations
excessive self critisms
fear of being over weight
obessive dieting
<85% of normal weight

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problems of eating disorder

physical problems: body metabolizes protien, hair loss, dry skin, reduced bone mass, brittle nails
psychological problems: depression, high suicide rate
highest death of all mental dieases: usually from damage to internal organs

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what is sport history

type 1: the event
type2: the narrative of the event
type 3: contexual analysis of the event

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past influences on human movement

1. early influences
2. greek influences
3. roman age

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greek influences

Olympic games
beauty, experince, harmony

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the roman age

more conservative and military orientated like spartans
strength and brutality, curruption

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transformation of folk games

folk football to candian foot ball
tewaarathon to lacrosse
townball to baseball
risket to ice hockey

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contamination rule

which prohibited amateurs from playing with or against professional

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sabbatarian clause

which banned athletes who competed on sunday

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truancy clause

which prohibited 'those who have neglected thier usual vocation or employment whether at home or aboard'

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lateral

away from midline of the body

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medial

toward the midline

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distal

further from some specific region

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proximal

closer to some specified region

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anterior

front

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posterior

back

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superior

above

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inferior

below

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supine

lying on back

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prone

lying face down

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midsagittal/median plane

divided body into right and left halves

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sagital plane movements

forward and backward motion

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frontal/coronal plane

divided body into front and back

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frontal plane movements

lateral or side to side motion

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transverse plane

divides body into superior and inferior halves

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transverse plane movements

parallel to the transverse plane (spinning)

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where all planes intersect

center of gravity