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Exercise Is Good for You. The Exercise Industry May Not Be

Exercise Is Good for You. The Exercise Industry May Not Be

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Exercise: What We Know

Exercise is good for you. Virtually all medical professionals would sign off on that proposition, and so would most of the rest of us, even at a time when some portion of the population rejects plenty of other health-related expertise, like calls for vaccinations.

The Truth About The Fitness Industry

  • Modern fitness is shaped by neoliberal ideas of the optimizable self, by consumer capitalism, by race and class privilege, and by gender norms.
  • The fitness industry has a history of exclusion, catering to middle- and upper-class white people with disposable income

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