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Reducing inequities: suggestions and guidance for increasing walking in socio-economically disadvantaged groups

Aug. 1, 2020

For socio-economically disadvantaged groups, walking is one way to improve participation in physical activity and to reduce the disparities in health. In this WellSpring, the researchers identify factors associated with walking that can assist practitioners and decision-makers to design effective interventions that increase walking to improve health among disadvantaged groups. Authors: Toni A Hilland, Matthew Bourke, Glen Wiesner, Enrique Garcia Bengoechea, Alexandra G. Parker, Michaela Pascoe, Melinda Craike. (WellSpring | August 2020, Volume 31, Number 07)

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We need your help! The Centre for Active Living's funding is at risk.

July 24, 2020

The Centre for Active Living is about to undergo a funding review, and we're hoping letters of support from you will help.

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Spanish translation available for our new Physical Activity Counselling Toolkit

July 23, 2020

We've added 10 more chapters to our popular Physical Activity Counselling Toolkit, as well as updated the original 10 resources. New topics include anxiety, chronic heart failure, stroke, Parkinson's Disease, and dementia.

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