Special Issue on Chronic Disease and Exercise

Submission Deadline: May 15, 2020

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  • Lead Guest Editor
    • Débora Tavares Resende e Silva
      Academic Coordination, Federal University of Fronteira Sul, Chapecó, Brazil
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    • Margarete Dulce Bagatini
      Academic Coordination, Federal University of Fronteira Sul, Chapecó, Brazil
    • Zuleide Maria Ignácio
      Academic Coordination, Federal University of Fronteira Sul, Chapecó, Brazil
    • Patricia Chakur Brum
      School of Physical Education and Sport, University of Sao Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
    • Octávio Barbosa Neto
      Department of Sports Sciences, Federal University of Triângulo Mineiro, Uberaba, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    • Soon-Mi Choi
      Department of Athletic Training & Exercise Physiology, Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX, USA
    • Salik Khanal
      Department of Engineering, University of Trans-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Vila Real, Portugal
  • Introduction

    Chronic diseases are multifactorial diseases and considered a serious public health problem, accounting for about 60% of deaths worldwide, according to WHO. The exercise has a central role in many processes involving chronic diseases. Researchers involving exercise, cancer, diabetes, heart diseases, and others has not only enabled the understanding of the mechanisms that underlie these diseases, but also suggested new therapies that may impact positively on patients minimizing morbidity and mortality. This special issue aims to present and discuss the advancement of research and innovative therapies involving exercise and chronic diseases, which have a high impact on society, such as diabetes, hypertension, heart diseases, cancer, and chronic kidney disease, and the possibility of involving communicable diseases and chronic emerging. The exercise could be a good option of treatment. We solicit high quality, original research articles as well as review articles focused on the lasted pointed-out researches about the new findings on immune system and chronic diseases, as well as the innovative mechanisms related to the development of an inflammatory process in chronic diseases.
    Potential topics include but are not limited to the following:
    1. Exercise and Heart and kidney diseases, inflammatory process, and new biomarkers
    2. Exercise on hypertension and diabetes
    3. Immune system and exercise
    4. Exercise and cancer
    5. Exercise Physiology

    Aims and Scope:

    1. Aerobic exercise
    2. Resistance exercise
    3. Immune system
    4. Non-communicable disease
    5. Degenerative disease
    6. Inflammation

  • Guidelines for Submission

    Manuscripts can be submitted until the expiry of the deadline. Submissions must be previously unpublished and may not be under consideration elsewhere.

    Papers should be formatted according to the guidelines for authors (see: http://www.ajoss.org/submission). By submitting your manuscripts to the special issue, you are acknowledging that you accept the rules established for publication of manuscripts, including agreement to pay the Article Processing Charges for the manuscripts. Manuscripts should be submitted electronically through the online manuscript submission system at http://www.sciencepg.org/login. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal and will be listed together on the special issue website.