Physical activity, especially physical education, improves classroom behaviors and benefits several aspects of academic achievement, especially mathematics-related skills, reading, and composite scores in youth, finds a meta-analysis of 26 studies (10,205 children, aged from 4 to 13).

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2017/11/21/peds.2017-1498

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