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Which of the following in NOT a direct benefit of a regular walking regimen?
Reduce Stress
Improved immune function
Achieving ideal weight.
Improved sugar metabolism

 Fitness and Special Populations: Exercise Options in Diabetes Mellitus: Information for Health and Fitness Professionals  

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6. Manson, J.E., Nathan, D.M., Krolewski, A.S., Stamphfer, M.J., Willet, W.C. et al. A prospective study of exercise and incidence of diabetes among US male physicians. JAMA. 268;1:63-67, 1992.
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9. Schwartz, R.S., Exercise training in the treatment of diabetes mellitus in elderly subjects. Diabetes Care. 13;5:277-84, 1990.

Eric Durak is a clinical exercise physiologist and health educator. He is special populations advisor to the International Sports Sciences Association, and is the director of the Fitness Therapistª course.

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Eric Durak received his Master of Science degree from the University of Michigan in 1986. His research experience is in the application of exercise for special population groups, such as diabetes, high risk pregnancy,......more
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