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Understanding Factors Associated With Children Achieving The Recommended Amount of Physical Activity on Weekdays and Weekend days

Understanding Factors Associated With Children Achieving The Recommended Amount of Physical Activity on Weekdays and Weekend days

Low levels of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA) are consistently reported for children from industrialized countries. While there is clear evidence that a child’s physical environment can impact their physical activity, most research has treated children living in urban, suburban, small town, and rural areas as the same. Previous research shows that there are differences in […]

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Active School Travel Post-COVID-19: Dr. Andrew Clark featured on London Cycle Link’s Weekly Webcast

HEAL Senior Project Coordinator, Dr. Andrew Clark, was a guest of Daniel Hall and Luis Patricio on their Cycling into the Future Webcast. Dr. Clark was joined by Thames Valley District School Board Environmental Education Learning Coordinator and long time HEAL collaborator Erin Mutch to discuss Active School Travel post-COVID. During their 45-minute conversation, they […]

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Dr. Candice Nykiforuk – Public Lecture

Dr. Candice Nykiforuk from the University of Alberta presents at the CHEWS Public Lecture event at the London Public Library’s Wolf Performance Hall. The Children’s Health and the Environment Workshop & Symposium (CHEWS) was held at Western University with the support of The Lawson Foundation. You can also watch more videos from Dr. Nykiforuk.

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