Nutrition, Physical Activity, & Obesity
Schools can help children and adolescents adopt and maintain healthy eating and physical activity behaviors. CDC provides evidence-based guidance for schools on how to implement policies and practices that effectively promote healthy choices and behaviors among youth.
School Health GuidelinesSchool Health Guidelines to Promote Healthy Eating and Physical Activity...
Nutrition, Physical Activity, & Obesity Data & StatisticsData on dietary and physical activity behaviors and school health policies to address them...
Tools & ResourcesPublications, fact sheets, tools, and helpful links...
CDC funds national nongovernmental organizations and states, territories, and tribal governments to promote nutrition and physical activity among youth through schools and communities.
Program Success Stories
- Page last reviewed: July 16, 2015
- Page last updated: July 16, 2015
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