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Exercise and Movement for Pain 

Exercise and Movement for Pain
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Exercise and Movement for Pain
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Chill Yee

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199315246.003.0031
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date: 13 August 2020

Physical activity is associated with reduced risk of death from coronary heart disease and all other causes. Physical activity can reduce pain and improve quality of life for adults with osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, fibromyalgia, and lupus. Exercise is a cost effective and safe treatment option for patients with chronic pain conditions.

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