Physical activity protects from incident anxiety: A meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies

Felipe B. Schuch*, Brendon Stubbs, Jacob Meyer, Andreas Heissel, Philipp Zech, Davy Vancampfort, Simon Rosenbaum, Jeroen Deenik, Joseph Firth, Philip B. Ward, Andre F. Carvalho, Sarah A. Hiles

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)846-858
Number of pages13
JournalDepression and Anxiety
Volume36
Issue number9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2019

Keywords

  • agoraphobia
  • anxiety
  • exercise
  • incidence
  • meta-analysis
  • panic
  • physical activity
  • posttraumatic stress disorder
  • protection
  • POSTTRAUMATIC-STRESS-DISORDER
  • MENTAL-DISORDERS
  • GLOBAL BURDEN
  • LEISURE-TIME
  • EXERCISE
  • SYMPTOMS
  • DEPRESSION
  • ASSOCIATIONS
  • PEOPLE
  • RISK

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Schuch, F. B., Stubbs, B., Meyer, J., Heissel, A., Zech, P., Vancampfort, D., Rosenbaum, S., Deenik, J., Firth, J., Ward, P. B., Carvalho, A. F., & Hiles, S. A. (2019). Physical activity protects from incident anxiety: A meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies. Depression and Anxiety, 36(9), 846-858. https://doi.org/10.1002/da.22915