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What does PA stand for?

PA stands for Physical Activity (health)

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Those with the highest levels of physical activity -- just over an hour or more -- had significantly wider retinal arteries on average than those who spent less than half an hour a day being physically active.
Adults gain substantial health benefits from two and a half hours a week of moderate aerobic physical activity, and children benefit from an hour or more of physical activity a day, according to the new Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans.
Instead, we learned that when they no longer had exercise as part of their weekly routine, they not only drifted away from physical activity but more importantly, to them, they noticed that they just didn't feel as good as they did when they had a regular physical activity routine.