This news story originally appeared at Sports NewsUSA SPORT NEWS on 26 June 2022

Death, Illness Messaging Motivates Exercise

Fitness apps that use illness- or death-related messaging are more likely to be effective in motivating exercise than messaging focused on obesity, social stigma or financial cost, according to a r | Illness- and death-related messages may be employed as a persuasive technique to motivate regular exercise, according to a recent study.