What is Weight Lifting?

Category: Exercises

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Generic name: Weight training

Weightlifting is a sport in which participants attempt a maximum weight single lift of a barbell loaded with weight plates. The compound word "weightlifting" is often used to refer to weight training which generally involves using various sizes of free weights for muscle strengthening.

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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Weight Lifting

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Dosages

Based on patients currently doing Weight Lifting

Dosage Patients
60 min every other week 1

Why patients stopped taking Weight Lifting

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 2
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Duration

Currently doing Weight Lifting

Duration Patients
2 years or more 1

Stopped doing Weight Lifting

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1-2 years 1
2 years or more 1

Adherence


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Burden


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Cost per month


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$25-49
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There are no evaluations for Weight Lifting.