Monthly Archives: May 2022

HEAL Classic: The effect of season and weather on physical activity

HEAL Classic: The effect of season and weather on physical activity

In 2007, Trish Tucker and Jason Gilliland published a study entitled: “The effect of season and weather on physical activity.” Weather conditions can strongly promote or deter physical activity behaviours. This study reviewed previous studies to explore the effect of season, and consequently weather, on levels of physical activity. The researchers found thirty-seven primary studies […]

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Are you a teen or young adult enrolled in full-time education? Consider participating in our SmartAPPetite Research Study!

The HEAL is currently recruiting teens and young adults to participate in our SmartAPPetite research study. SmartAPPetite is a nutrition and healthy living smartphone app that provides users with scientifically valid information on how to eat healthy, and healthy living in general. The project invites teens and young adults between 13 and 25 years old […]

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