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Karen Tonge, Rachel A. Jones and Anthony D. Okely

free routines offering choice and independence, elements that contribute to sustained engagement, and uninterrupted time that afford quality experiences. 32 Cross-cultural research shows the value of child-initiated play, including the affordance of choice and independence across a range of

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Katie Crockett, Saija A. Kontulainen, Jonathan P. Farthing, Philip D. Chilibeck, Brenna Bath, Adam D.G. Baxter-Jones and Catherine M. Arnold

identified as a marker of osteoporosis, and a strong predictor of future fracture (OR 1.5–95% CI 1.2-1.8) ( Kelsey et al., 2005 ; Osteoporosis Canada, 2013 ). With women at a greater risk of sustaining a wrist fracture than men ( Edwards et al., 2006 ; Nguyen, Center, Sambrook, & Eisman, 2001 ), and

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Kimberlee A. Gretebeck, Caroline S. Blaum, Tisha Moore, Roger Brown, Andrzej Galecki, Debra Strasburg, Shu Chen and Neil B. Alexander

individualized home-based lifestyle program with 2 physical activity comparison groups on the primary outcomes of physical function and physical activity in older adults with T2DM. Results from this study can provide a template for structured and sustainable programs to limit mobility disability and to enhance

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Patrick Abi Nader, Evan Hilberg, John M. Schuna, Deborah H. John and Katherine B. Gunter

However, to achieve these outcomes, teachers must adopt and sustain implementation of CBPA breaks, and children must participate. Teachers play a critical role in sustained CBPA breaks implementation. 21 The available research suggests several teacher-level factors that influence teacher’s implementation

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Sofiya Alhassan, Christine W. St. Laurent, Sarah Burkart, Cory J. Greever and Matthew N. Ahmadi

. Research to date suggests that a preschool center’s ORHB environment plays a role in children’s ORHBs. 9 – 11 A review by Ward et al 4 reported that for a health behavior intervention to be sustainable, it must be delivered by the center staff (eg, classroom teachers). However, teachers are generally

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Lilian G. Perez, Terry L. Conway, Adrian Bauman, Jacqueline Kerr, John P. Elder, Elva M. Arredondo and James F. Sallis

improvements to the environment influence PA behavior change. In conclusion, present findings provide additional support for international recommendations to improve built environments for population-wide benefits for PA, health, and environmental sustainability. 39 – 41 Acknowledgments We would like to thank

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Kent Upham, Brandon J. Auer, Christopher N. Sciamanna, Andrew J. Mowen, Joshua M. Smyth, David E. Conroy, Matthew Silvis, Jennifer L. Kraschnewski, Liza S. Rovniak, Erik Lehman, Kalen Kearcher, Maggie Vizzini and Louis Cesarone

displeasure. 9 , 10 In a recent study, Lewis et al 10 observed, among 448 adults participating in a clinical trial, that enjoyment was a stronger predictor of future activity than self-efficacy. The idea that PA enjoyment can lead to sustained PA adherence is consistent with principles of positive

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Cassio M. Meira Jr and Jeffrey T. Fairbrother

-oriented participants who were not provided KR on acquisition), it seems that the presence of extrinsic feedback during acquisition can provide ego-oriented people with valuable information for practice in order to reinforce strategies for sustaining the performance on retention and transfer. Even though the primary

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James Annesi

, Brantley PJ , et al . Comparison of strategies for sustaining weight loss . JAMA . 2008 ; 299 : 1139 – 1148 . PubMed ID: 18334689 doi:10.1001/jama.299.10.1139 10.1001/jama.299.10.1139 18334689 3. Annesi JJ . Relations of mood with body mass index changes in severely obese women enrolled in a

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Megan S. Patterson and Patricia Goodson

. As factors external to the network itself influence the behaviors and foundations upon which someone builds and sustains social relationships, 57 , 58 important behavioral and social patterns are revealed through egocentric network analysis (ie, a young person that smokes is likely connected to