Contact: Eleanor Gaskarth
University of Exeter
Caption: After 15 weeks of participation in recreational football, systolic and diastolic blood pressure had fallen by 12 and six millimeters of mercury (mmHg) and the women had lost 2.3 kg of fat on average.
Credit: Bo Kousgaard
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