(Jan. 1) – If you have a desk job, it is pretty easy to spend most of your day on your bum. Even after you punch the clock, chances are there will be more time sitting between your commute and the nightly intake of your favourite shows. You know you should at least walk a bit more during the day. Continue reading →
Tag Archives: Recreation
With the solidarity support of Cubans, sports and recreation are continuing to transcend marginality and exclusion in Venezuela’s poor communities.
CARACAS (August 4) — Madelaine Acosta is in Venezuela again. “This is nothing like 2004. It’s something else, and it’s all about what we have achieved.”
She arrived here from Jagüey Grande, in Matanzas, as part of the first group of collaborators assigned to work in the country’s poorest areas, to improve the lives of inhabitants dominated by marginality and all its associated problems. Those were the first days of the social mission Barrio Adentro Deportivo, (Into the Neighbourhood with Sports) and she, like all the other original members, started from zero. Continue reading
Contact with the unique nature of the Sierra Maestra and the possibility of ascending to the highest peak of the island are deals from the Popular Camping Company in Santiago de Cuba with departure from La Mula, the oldest of its facilities
Web MD – ONE KEY to better grades in the classroom may lie in the gym or on the playground, a new study finds.
The research, to be published in an upcoming issue of the Journal of Pediatrics, found that elementary and middle school students who don’t get enough exercise are more likely to fail math and reading tests. Continue reading