Caroline Wilson: Exercise is as important as the three Rs

Source: Glasgow Evening Times
Date: 22-Oct-2016

WHAT happens to a child when they start running or walking a mile every day?

It hardly requires asserting that their fitness levels are likely to improve, dramatically, but the other, more subtle, changes are perhaps a bit less obvious.

In a few weeks, the universities of Stirling and Edinburgh will publish the findings of a study looking closely at the impact of a daily mile on pupils at one Scottish primary.

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