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ERIC Number: EJ1013568
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2012-Nov
Pages: 5
Abstractor: ERIC
ISSN: ISSN-0022-4391
Promoting Healthy Lifestyle Behaviors: The Heart Smart Discussion Activity
McCalla, Judith R.; Juarez, Cheryl L.; Williams, Lucia E.; Brown, Judy; Chipungu, Katie; Saab, Patrice G.
Journal of School Health, v82 n12 p572-576 Nov 2012
The health habits of high school students affect not only their current health but also their future risk for obesity and cardiovascular disease. The "Heart Smart Discussion Activity" was developed to provide information about heart health, good nutrition, physical activity, and stress management. It encourages students to discuss health-related information and set achievable behavioral goals to improve heart health. (Contains 1 table and 2 figures.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: High Schools; Secondary Education
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A