Active Living/Physical Activity
I Introduction: The Issue
II What is HIGH FIVE?
III Tools -- Measuring the Quality of Sport and Recreation Programs
IV Training and Resources
VII Who Can Get Involved?
VIII Success Story -- Local Sponsors Bring HIGH FIVE to Fonthill
IX National Roll-Out
By Jennifer Larson, Marketing and Partnership Development Coordinator, HIGH FIVE, [email protected]
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The US Surgeon General's Call to Action to Prevent and Decrease Overweight and Obesity
Includes press releases, the full report (pdf), and links to resources.
Call for action: preventing and managing the expansive and expensive obesity epidemic
International Journal of Obesity (IASO)
Multi-disciplinary forum for research describing: basic clinical and applied studies in biochemistry, physiology, genetics and nutrition, molecular, metabolic, psychological and epidemiological aspects of obesity and related disorders. Contact: Matthew Smith, Publisher, [email protected].
Obesity Research Online (NAASO)
A. Introduction / Overview
B. How is obesity defined?
C. What causes obesity?
D. Why is obesity such a health risk? The link to chronic disease -
E. What can be done to prevent obesity?
F. What can be done to treat obesity?
G. A Call to Action for Communities
H. Sample Initiatives
I. Print References
by Nancy Dubois, ([email protected]) with the assistance of Erica Di Ruggiero.