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What adverse effects could playing handball have on your health?

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Dr. Kathryn Akin
39 years experience
Healthy exercise: Handball is a good aerobic exercise. It has great value for overall health. Any exercise has the ability to produce injuries and these should be addressed appropriately. If there are underlying health conditions then an individual should consult their physician before beginning a new exercise regimen.
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