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The Challenge: Little is known about where adults and children are active or sedentary when together.
Make an impact: Understanding where families engage in physical activity together is important in preventing obesity.
What the findings are about: This study used accelerometer and GPS data to examine where families are active together and to determine if there was a relation to parents' or children's weight.
Read the full article: Locations of Joint Physical Activity in Parent-Child Pairs Based on Accelerometer and GPS Monitoring
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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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