Build, strengthen, and maintain social networks that provide supportive relationships for behavior change through walking groups or other community-based interventions
Policies & Programs
Policies and programs that can improve health
filtered by "Scientifically Supported", "Community Members", and "Diet and Exercise"
Provide patients with prescriptions for exercise plans, often accompanied by progress checks at office visits, counseling, activity logs, and exercise testing
Teach behavioral skills that can help individuals incorporate physical activity into their daily routines
Encourage children to spend time away from TV and other stationary screen media, often as part of a multi-faceted effort to increase physical activity and improve nutrition
Arrange active transportation with a fixed route, designated stops, and pick up times when children can walk to school with adult chaperones