Exercise is Medicine

Attention Houston Area Residents…

The Edge Personal Training is Now an Exercise is Medicine Credentialed Facility

Physical inactivity is a fast-growing public health problem and contributes to a variety of chronic diseases and health complications, including obesity, diabetes and cancer. In addition to improving a patient’s overall health, increasing physical activity has proven effective in the treatment and prevention of chronic diseases.

 

Guiding Principles of Exercise is Medicine®

The guiding principles of Exercise is Medicine® , are designed to improve the health and well-being of our nation through a regular physical activity prescription from doctors and other health care providers, or from a health fitness professional working with the health care provider.

Exercise is Medicine Credential American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)

  • Exercise and physical activity are important to health and the prevention and treatment of many chronic diseases.
  • More should be done to address physical activity and exercise in health care settings
  • Multi-organizational efforts to bring a greater focus on physical activity and exercise in health care settings are to be encouraged.
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    Contact us for additional information and learn how your doctor can write a prescription to train with us.

     

     

     

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    Are you ready for a positive change in your life?

    *This program is available to first time members.