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Committed to improving the quality of life for individuals and communities through innovative education and research activities, Applied Health Sciences is a leader in the development of strategies that prevent disease and injury, protect and promote healthy living, optimize physical ability, and improve well-being across the life course.

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Kinesiology Lab Days for high school classes, Dec. 7-9 and 12-15

Osteoporosis expert discusses effective exercises to reduce the risk of fractures

Sue Shaw of Recreation and Leisure Studies receives OCUFA Status of Women Award of Distinction


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