We thank Thornton and Hess1 for their comments on 2 potential mechanisms that could account for the beneficial effects of exercise on cardiovascular structure and function. Exercise-induced effects on mitochondrial function and fluid loss/replacement have been proposed as intermediary processes.
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Abhayaratna, W. P., Sakuragi, S., & Telford, R. D. (2009). Response to exercise generates lactate and fluid intake: Effects on mitochondrial function in heart and vascular smooth muscle. Hypertension, 54(2), 16-16. https://doi.org/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.109.135301