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Author Cavill, N
Title Physical Activity and Health in Europe
Imprint Geneva : World Health Organization, 2004
©2004
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Note Intro -- CONTENTS -- Contributors -- Acknowledgements -- Key messages -- Introduction -- 1. Why is physical activity important for health? -- 2. What is known about current levels of physical activity and inactivity? -- 3. What factors and conditions influence physical activity? -- 4. What can the health sector and others do to increase physical activity? -- 5. What next? -- References -- Annex 1. Further reading
This booklet is written for European policy-makers and leaders from different sectors that can promote physical activity, including health, sports and recreation, transport, employment, urban planning, education and the mass media. It sets out the facts about health-enhancing physical activity, provides examples of action already being taken, highlights the contributions that can be made by health and other sectors and makes the case for concerted action across the WHO European Region
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Cavill, N. Physical Activity and Health in Europe Geneva : World Health Organization,c2004 9789289043878
Subject Health promotion--Europe
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Alt Author Kahlmeier, S
Racioppi, F
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