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HEAL works with London elementary school to encourage active transportation

Active School Travel Story Contest: Sharing Student’s Perspectives on Active School Travel

St. Thomas, Elgin, London, Middlesex, Oxford Active & Safe Routes to School Committee (activesaferoutes.ca) hosted an Active Travel Story Contest throughout the 2018/2019 school year. Students from Thames Valley District School Board and London District Catholic School Board submitted stories or picture books about why they like to walk or wheel to school or their […]

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How does the built environment relate to preventing cancer? A multidisciplinary scoping review

Globally, the increasing rate of preventable cancers suggests a need to understand how features of the built environment shape exposures to and distributions of cancer risk among various populations. In 2015, cancer was the second most common cause of death globally, with more than 8.5 million attributable fatalities. Estimates would place 45-85% of these cancers […]

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