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Excerpts — Advanced Environmental Exercise Physiology

Thermoregulatory control remains controversial

Even after centuries of research, the fundamental system of control of thermal balance in humans, as well as other mammals and homeotherms, remains controversial.

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Pollutants affect exercising outdoors

Urban environments with high level of pollutants cause concern for outdoor exercisers

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Temperature not the only factor in extremity injury

Environmental factors, such as wind speed and precipitation, can increase injury risk

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