Fitness Pill Vocabulary

Pre-reading vocab for fitness pill text

Word Meaning
approved verb allowed to do or have (often by the government)
benefit verb improve one's condition
drug noun a substance that changes a person's natural state or ability
enhance performance verb improve one's ability at a sport
evidence noun something that helps support or prove a belief
fitness noun good physical health
ill adj poor health
muscles noun parts of the body that provide strength
overweight adj having too much body fat
pill noun a small tablet (usually circular or oval) of medicine that one swallows
previous adj before
spare time noun extra time in the day that is not part of a schedule
training verb working up to a certain fitness level or goal
treadmill noun a machine that you run on