Zsuzsanna Olvasztóné Balogh's research while affiliated with University of Debrecen and other places

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Study aim: To measure the effects of Pilates and aqua fitness training on functional fitness and quality of life in older individuals. Material and methods: A total of 54 participants (M = 66.4 ± 6.2 years) from a club for retired people in Eger, Hungary, were randomly assigned to 3 groups: one did Pilates 3 times/week (n = 22); one did aqua fitnes...
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Quality of life, assertiveness, and personality dimensions in elderly men Study aim : To assess quality of life, assertiveness associated with aging personalities, and personality dimensions as related to age, highest level of qualification, and place of residence of elderly males. Material and methods: Elderly (n = 1269) men were chosen from the c...
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Lifestyle and Living Standards of Elderly Men in Eastern Hungary This present study intends to deal with the lifestyles and living standards of elderly men. The health-related lifestyle was examined including a closer look at how elderly people value their own living standards, and how it is connected to the present state of their condition and act...

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... Анализом датих истраживања може се видети да је пет радова имало експерименталну и контролну групу, где је контролна група радила уобичајене активности односно није радила никакве физичке активности. У два истраживања биле су по две екперименталне групе где се упоређивао пилатес програм са аква фитнесом и једна контролна група (Geremia et al., 2015;Kovách et al., 2013), док је у преостала два рада један имао само једну експерименталну групу (Geremia et al., 2015), а други две експерименталне групе где се упоређивала разлика између статичког растезања и пилатес програма (Oliveira et al., 2016). ...
... Exercise activity increases by level of education, the more people are educated the more affluent they become thus they spend time and resources on sports more than lower educated peers [5,37]. Regularly exercising men, those living in cities and having higher education, reported better health compared to peers [38][39][40]. Retirement however causes people to change lifestyles, restrict their activities in and around their homes, and recreation activities are pushed back significantly. Loss of certain muscular functions and independent living reduce physical activity that may increase the risk of cardiovascular disease [41,42]. ...
... El envejecimiento exitoso está determinado por factores como un bajo riesgo de enfermedad y trastornos funcionales relacionados con la enfermedad/discapacidad, altos niveles de funcionamiento mental y físico, y la participación activa en la vida diaria (5). Además, la bibliografía indica que tener un estilo de vida más activo también conduce a una mejora de la función cognitiva en este grupo de personas mayores (6). ...