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The Challenge: Insufficient physical activity is a persistent public health problem.
Make an impact: Walking or biking to work, school, or to do errands can help people be more physically active, and neighborhood environments can either promote or hinder active transportation.
What the findings are about: This study examined whether neighborhood aesthetics and safety factors were related to the likelihood of active transport in New York City.
Read the full article: Aesthetic Amenities and Safety Hazards Associated with Walking and Bicycling for Transportation in New York City
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The 2020 Active Living Conference will be held February 2-5, 2020 in Orlando, FL, USA.
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The "Active Living Conference" aims to break down research and practice silos and...
Active Living Research translates and disseminates evidence to advocates, policy-makers and practitioners aimed at preventing childhood obesity and promoting active communities.
Feb 2-5, 2020 in Orlando, FL
Promoting activity-friendly communities. Moving research into action.
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A former ALR grantee gives his perspective on the benefits of using improv comedy to improve collaboration.
ALR's Jim Sallis is honored for translating research findings from the built environment into action.