TITLE

2006 National Public Health Week marked nationwide

AUTHOR(S)
Arias, Donya C.
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Nation's Health;Jun/Jul2006, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the 2006 National Public Health Week in the U.S. Celebrities, community members and children took a stand against childhood obesity during National Public Health Week in CALIFORNIA. A fitness rally held at the state Capitol featured the Governor's Challenge, which encouraged people to be active for 30 to 60 minutes three days each week for at least four weeks. The Governor's Council also unveiled a new public service announcement that encourages children to be active. INSETS: Alabama students bring health messages to local lawmakers;Kansas program makes tracks at the zoo;Cleveland 'Step-N-Shop' program brings health to markets;Maryland students learn about careers in public health
ACCESSION #
21254614

 

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