NASPE Physical Activity Guidelines
The National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE) has issued physical activity guidelines for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers.
2008 Physical Activity Guidelines for
The Federal Government has issued its first-ever Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans. They describe the types and amounts of physical activity that offer substantial health benefits to Americans. www.health.gov/PAGuidelines
The U.S. National Physical Activity Plan
is a comprehensive set of policies, programs, and initiatives that aim
to increase physical activity in all segments of the American
population. The Plan is the product of a private-public sector
collaborative. Hundreds of organizations are working together to change
our communities in ways that will enable every American to be
sufficiently physically active.
Physical Activity Resources for Health
Links to key reports and recommendations that serve as the foundation for addressing physical activity. http://www.cdc.gov/healthyschools/npao/pdf/selecttools_resourceslist.pdf and https://www.cdc.gov/physicalactivity/resources/index.htm
The State Indicator Report on Physical
provides information on physical activity
behavior and policy and environmental supports within each state.
Physical activity, essential to overall health, can help control weight,
reduce the risk of heart disease and some cancers, strengthen bones and
muscles, and improve mental health.
North Dakota Action Guide: State Indicator
Report on Physical Activity, 2010
http://www.nspapph.org/images/resources2/state_indicator_reports_2010/PA State Action Guide North Dakota 4 28 2010.pdf
Data and Statistics
Physical Activity in Child Care 30 second
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