Web Results

www.health.harvard.edu/blog/americans-lag-on-exercise...

I agree exercise is critical to good health. I suspect one reason we are not seeing more of it is that we need to change the ‘exercise’ we do. Going to the gym is not fun for many, so they don’t exercise. Too many men and women don’t consider just going for a walk, which is great exercise. Posted October 14th, 2010 at 10:30 am

www.upi.com/Health_News/2017/06/20/Study-Americans-want-to...

Study: Americans want to be fit, but don't put in the work More than three-quarters of U.S. adults say being in shape and looking good are "very important" to them, yet less than a third exercise ...

www.cbsnews.com/news/cdc-80-percent-of-american-adults...

A new government study estimates that nearly 80 percent of adult Americans do not get the recommended amounts of exercise each week, potentially setting themselves up for years of health problems.

www.webmd.com/.../20100121/are-americans-backing-off-exercise

Among obese Americans, 40.4% of respondents said they do not exercise for at least 30 minutes any day of the given week. That is significantly higher than the percentage of non-exercisers in the ...

www.verywellfit.com/top-reasons-you-dont-exercise-1229759

Studies show that 60 percent of American adults don't get the recommended amount of physical activity and over 25 percent of adults are not active at all. From a busy schedule to not seeing results, there are many reasons why people don't exercise. But, of course, the benefits of getting and staying motivated to work out are far more numerous.

www.shape.com/fitness/trends/americans-cdc-exercise...

The fact that the overall nationwide rate surpassed the government's Healthy People 2020 goal—to have 20.1 percent of adults meeting exercise guidelines by 2020—is great news. However, the fact that less than a quarter of Americans are staying physically active enough to maintain good health is not so great.

www.exercise.com/blog/why-do-people-not-exercise

Still, the reality in this country today is that 80 percent of Americans do not get the recommended amount of exercise they should, and 25 percent of Americans do not exercise at all. Why do people not exercise? There are many reasons, but you can get started putting the excuses behind you with Exercise.com’s workout plan finder!

www.answers.com/Q/Almost_60_percent_of_Americans_do_not...

I personally believe that in todays world people are not getting enough beneficial exercise because they consume such a large amount of food daily and do the bare minimum for exercise (i.e:walk ...

fortune.com/2018/06/28/americans-do-not-exercise-enough-cdc

Less than a quarter of Americans are getting enough exercise, based on federal standards. Only 22.9% of U.S. adults from 18 to 64 met 2008 guidelines for both aerobic and muscle-strengthening ...

www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/exercise.htm

Exercise or Physical Activity. Related Pages. ... Health of Black or African American non-Hispanic Population; ... Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website.