Teens become less active after high school, study shows

12/18/2011 | Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

A Canadian study of 640 teens ages 12 to 15 found a 24% overall decline in physical activity from 1994 to 2007. Teen boys who went to college recorded a 30% drop in physical activity, compared with 1.7% among teen girls, researchers said. The findings appear in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.

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