What does limited physical activity mean?

National Academy of Sports Medicine
National Academy of Sports Medicine

Limited physical activity means restrictions exist for exercise. These restrictions can be for any type of movement. In addition, intensity of the exercise, type of exercise, and frequency of the exercise are ways activity can be limited. Restrictions are often made by a qualified health care professional and varying depending on the individual's condition.

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