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The impact of school policies and practices on students' diets, physical activity levels and body weights: A province-wide practice-based evaluation.

Authors
  • McIsaac, Jessie-Lee D
  • Chu, Yen Li
  • Blanchard, Chris
  • Rossiter, Melissa
  • Williams, Patricia
  • Raine, Kim
  • Kirk, Sara F L
  • Veugelers, Paul J
Type
Published Article
Journal
Canadian journal of public health = Revue canadienne de santé publique
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2015
Volume
106
Issue
2
Identifiers
DOI: 10.17269/cjph.106.4743
PMID: 25955671
Source
Medline
Keywords
License
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Abstract

Our results build on the current gap in knowledge on the impact of Health Promoting Schools (HPS) implementation through population health interventions, but there is a continued need for further evaluation and monitoring of school policies to understand how HPS practices are supporting healthier eating and PA for students.

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