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Feb 9, 2023

It can be easy to write off doing high intensity exercises with our older adults…especially the ones with comorbidities, but if we compare the risks vs the rewards, you’ll see that there’s definitely some pros to doing HIIT training.

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Dun, Y., Smith, J. R., Liu, S., & Olson, T. P. (2019). High-intensity interval training in cardiac rehabilitation. Clinics in Geriatric Medicine, 35(4), 469–487.

Blackwell, J. E. M., Gharahdaghi, N., Brook, M. S., Watanabe, S., Boereboom, C. L., Doleman, B., Lund, J. N., Wilkinson, D. J., Smith, K., Atherton, P. J., Williams, J. P., & Phillips, B. E. (2021). The physiological impact of high‐intensity interval training in octogenarians with comorbidities. Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle, 12(4), 866–879.


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