Running for life

United States, 1969

Film
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Gives the results of a two year experiment sponsored by the US Office of Public Health, to determine the effects of exercise on middle-aged persons - and whether such exercising can reduce the chances of heart disease. Shows faculty members of the University of Wisconsin exercising and reporting of their experiences.

Credits

producer

Jack T. O'Grady

production company

National Educational Television

Language

English

Duration

00:28:00:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

28105

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Job stress

Documentary

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Cardiology - Research

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Employees - Health programs

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Exercise

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Health education

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Heart - Diseases

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Job stress

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Middle aged men - Health and hygiene

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Middle aged women - Health and hygiene

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Physical fitness

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Preventive health services

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Public health - United States

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Self-care - Health

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Stress (Physiology)

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Stress management

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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