Children and Adolescents: The Physical Activity Guidelines in Action
Source: National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion,
Division of Population Health
Running Time: (23:17)
Release Date: 5/24/2010
Description: This video provides "real life" examples of the HHS 2008 Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans. It provides a brief overview of the scientific guidelines; shows youth of various ages engaging in a range of moderate- and vigorous-intensity aerobic activities, muscle-strengthening activities and bone-strengthening activities; and emphasizes the importance of school, community and family involvement in youth physical activity.
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