Support college-based behavioral education interventions that work towards a pattern of healthy eating and physical activity over the long-term
Policies & Programs
Policies and programs that can improve health
filtered by "Diet and Exercise" and "Provide physical activity information & education"
Provide patients with prescriptions for exercise plans, often accompanied by progress checks at office visits, counseling, activity logs, and exercise testing
Offer payments, vouchers, credits toward health insurance premiums, or other financial rewards to encourage employees to lose weight, eat more healthily, quit smoking, engage in physical activity, etc.
Provide messages that support physical activity to large and broad audiences using newspapers, radio, television, and billboards
Deliver educational, behavioral, environmental, and other obesity prevention efforts (e.g., education classes, enhanced physical education, healthy food promotion, family outreach, etc.) in schools
Expand or enhance school-based physical education (PE) by lengthening existing classes, increasing physical activity during class, adding new PE classes, etc.
Use educational, environmental, and behavioral strategies to improve food choices and physical activity opportunities in worksite settings