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50 Years After ‘Aerobics,’ Cooper Family Of Dallas Says Recess, Gym Class Are Crucial

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It’s been 50 years since Dr. Kenneth Cooper wrote “ Aerobics ,” the best-seller that helped launch the country’s fitness movement. His son, Dr. Tyler Cooper, continues the family legacy at the Dallas-based Cooper Aerobics Center. He talked with KERA’s Lee Cullum on the TV program ” CEO ” about how fitness research is changing — and what can be done to get children in better shape.