Search Results

You are looking at 11 - 20 of 32 items for :

  • "policy strategies" x
Clear All
Open access

Asaduzzaman Khan, Mohammad Abdul Kadir, Sohel Reza Choudhury, Fatema Ashraf, Mahbubur Rahman, Kazi Rumana Ahmed, K. M. Saif-Ur-Rahman, Sonia Parvin and Riaz Uddin

particular concern because of the health implications of insufficient PA. 3 The purpose of this paper is to summarize the results of the 2018 Bangladesh Report Card, which is a synthesis of the existing evidence of activity behaviours, available supports, and policy strategies surrounding active living in

Open access

Chalchisa Abdeta, Zelalem Teklemariam, Alem Deksisa and Endashew Abera

 al . The pandemic of physical inactivity: global action for public health . Lancet . 2012 ; 380 ( 9838 ): 294 – 305 . 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)60898-8 22818941 7. CSSP . Results-Based Public Policy Strategies for Preventing Childhood Obesity . The Center for the Study of Social Policy ; 2011 . www

Restricted access

: Environmental and Policy Strategies to Increase Physical Activity Among Adults With Arthritis Mary B. Waterman * Patience H. White * 3 2014 11 11 3 3 487 487 488 488 10.1123/jpah.2013-0049 The Costs of Physical Inactivity in the Czech Republic in 2008 Katerina Maresova * 3 2014 11 11 3 3 489 489 494 494

Open access

Dawn M. Tladi, Malebogo Monnaatsie, Sheila Shaibu, Gaonyadiwe Sinombe, Gaonyadiwe G. Mokone, Lesego Gabaitiri, Leapetswe Malete and Hubona Omphile

, therefore insufficient to grade accurately. Government C The 2011 National Health Policy advocates for physical activity promotion, particularly in young people. The 2010 National Youth Policy strategy advocates for the improvement and access to recreation, sport and creative arts programmes and facilities

Open access

Meera Sreedhara, Karin Valentine Goins, Christine Frisard, Milagros C. Rosal and Stephenie C. Lemon

collaboration,” “No current or past collaboration.” LHDs reported on 8 resources used to guide inclusion of policy strategies in the CHIP, from which a categorical variable was generated as “Yes, the Community Guide, National Prevention Strategy or Healthy People 2020 were used” or “No, did not use credible

Open access

Marilia Silva Paulo, Javaid Nauman, Abdishakur Abdulle, Abdulla Aljunaibi, Mouza Alzaabi, Caroline Barakat-Haddad, Mohamud Sheek-Hussein, Syed Mahboob Shah, Susan Yousufzai and Tom Loney

resources into developing and implementing policies, strategies, services, and facilities that will increase PA across the entire population. Examples related to the youth population include the Abu Dhabi Department of Health’s Eat Right Get Active program 9 and the UAE Ministry of Education’s Physical

Open access

Melody Smith, Erika Ikeda, Erica Hinckson, Scott Duncan, Ralph Maddison, Kim Meredith-Jones, Caroline Walker and Sandra Mandic

-18) enrolled in Health and PE. 13 The NZ Secondary School Sports Census showed 54% students were involved in sports. Community and Environment B All six major NZ cities had: a) policies/strategies about cycling and walking embedded in their broader transport strategies, b) policies to increase cycling

Open access

Debra J. Rose

’s title, McKenzie argues that the “biggest bang” will result from the development and implementation of effective school physical activity policies. Strategies for Promoting Physical Activity and Reducing Sedentary Behavior The focus of the paper delivered by Dr. Jennifer Copeland, an associate professor

Restricted access

Gregory W. Heath and John Bilderback

children/teens as well as serving as a baseline measure of physical activity behavior in support of the GHTC’s efforts to further implement environmental and policy strategies in both communities for the promotion of active living among children, youth, and their families. The present findings support the

Restricted access

Morgan N. Clennin and Russell R. Pate

SED influences health. A comprehensive understanding of this relationship will help to identify key leverage points for public health intervention and can inform the development of effective upstream environmental and policy strategies to promote health in youth and beyond. Acknowledgments There was