June 28, 2010
This week, we highlight research and policy approaches to increasing physical activity in schools:
Strickland signs child obesity bill (Source: FallsNewsPress.com) Ohio enacts new law regarding nutrition and physical activity at school, in an effort to combat childhood obesity.
Reinventing phys ed for middle schoolers (Source: The Orange County Register) Promising results from a nutrition and physical activity intervention study among 42 middle schools.
How can the barriers to physical activity be effectively surmounted in the school setting?