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- Lyons, Kim
- 224 x 152 x 15 mm
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- 318 g
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Gratis frakt inom Sverige över 159 kr för privatpersoner.Men and women of the boomer generation now have a book about exercise catered to their specific needs and circumstances. A recent New York Times article on the elderly and exercise proclaims. Encouraged by doctors to continue to exercise three to five times a week for their health, a legion of running, swimming and biking elders are flouting the conventional limits of the middle-aged body's abilities, and filling the nation's operating rooms and orthopedists' offices in the process.
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