Nutrition and Physical Activity Essay

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Throughout the progression of time, there has been a constant influx in weight

amongst individuals. Historically, individuals lived healthy lives, which was evident in

the manner in which they ate and the daily labor brought about by a different era of time

and living. Within society today, nutrition and physical activity are not of the same

importance as historically it was to so many individuals. The research question of appeal

is does physical activity and nutrition play a key component in maintaining a healthy

lifestyle? The independent variable, is the amount of healthy nutrients and physical

activity decrease the likelihood of obesity and weight related health conditions and

increase overall healthy living
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Throughout the progression of time, there has been a constant influx in weight

amongst individuals. Historically, individuals lived healthy lives, which was evident in

the manner in which they ate and the daily labor brought about by a different era of time

and living. Within society today, nutrition and physical activity are not of the same

importance as historically it was to so many individuals. The research question of appeal

is does physical activity and nutrition play a key component in maintaining a healthy

lifestyle? The independent variable, is the amount of healthy nutrients and physical

activity decrease the likelihood of obesity and weight related health conditions and

increase overall healthy living lifestyles. The dependent variable, ever present, is that

nutrition and physical activity are leading factors to an overall healthy lifestyle.

NUTRITION AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITY 3

Literature Review

1. Sample and Delivery

The sampling methods employed by the research team for the chosen topic

of nutrition and physical activity was gathered thru surveys conducted and

processed using the hints database (Health Information National Trends Survey).

By gathering information based solely upon obtained responses, allowing for

researchers to not only project, but also make educated guesses base upon the

information received and proven to hold true.

2. Variables

Hypothesized response is: (1) The
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