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02.24.17

Let’s Get Physical: WHO’s Renewed Focus on Promoting Physical Activity

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In January this year, the World Health Organization (WHO) renewed its focus on physical inactivity, a key risk factor for the worldwide epidemic of non-communicable diseases (NCDs). Encouraging and creating universal opportunities for physical activity is a complex, potentially costly exercise for governments, involving a wide range of public and private actors. Fresh global attention […]

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02.24.17

Let's Get Physical: WHO's Renewed Focus on Promoting Physical Activity

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In January this year, the World Health Organization (WHO) renewed its focus on physical inactivity, a key risk factor for the worldwide epidemic of non-communicable diseases (NCDs). Encouraging and creating universal opportunities for physical activity is a complex, potentially costly exercise for governments, involving a wide range of public and private actors. Fresh global attention […]

Posted in Non-Communicable Diseases ; Tagged: , , , .

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