Physical Activity

Physical activity is key to improving the health of the Nation. Based on the latest science, the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans is an essential resource for health professionals and policy makers that provides recommendations on how everyone can improve their health through regular physical activity. Learn ways to help people understand the benefits of physical activity and how to make it a part of their regular routine.

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Coming Soon: Opportunity to Provide Input on the Draft National Youth Sports Strategy

Want to contribute to the development of the National Youth Sports Strategy? The draft Strategy will be posted online soon and HHS will collect public comments for two weeks once it is posted.

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