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"Sports Prescriptions" introduced in Antibes

“Sports Prescriptions” - The town council in Antibes has announced plans to introduce “Sports Prescriptions”. The move will allow doctors to prescribe physical activity for patients with long-term illnesses such as cancer, heart disease and diabetes. The new measure will see some city councils in France reimburse sporting activities which would otherwise not be reimbursed by the social security. The city of Strasbourg was the first in France to introduce the plan in 2012.

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