Urban Planning Tips to Reduce Obesity & Increase Physical Activity

Published Date: 
Thursday, February 2, 2017
Issue: 
No.191
Category: 
News of Interest

The Altarum Institute has posted City Living = Active, Healthy Lifestyles? Maybe not for All,  which includes a set of urban planning tips for communities striving to reduce childhood obesity while increasing physical activity.  Some highlights from the article include

  • the importance of green spaces
  • economic disinvestment and gentrification;
  • what is currently being done

The full article can be accessed here.

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