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Winter Weather may lead to Deconditioning Syndrome warns New Zealand Chiropractors’

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The New Zealand Chiropractors’ Association is urging Kiwis to maintain their activity levels over winter to ward off de-conditioning or inactivity syndrome.

People who curtail their daily physical activities, may develop what is known as de-conditioning. In other words they get out of shape. Joints become stiff, muscles become flabby, endurance decreases, and some put on excess weight. In addition this de-conditioning leads to decreased pain tolerance and many other physiological effects.

According to Dr. Hayden Thomas, chiropractor ...

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