A pilot intervention to promote walking and wellness and to improve the health of college faculty and staff.

@article{Haines2007API,
  title={A pilot intervention to promote walking and wellness and to improve the health of college faculty and staff.},
  author={Danell J Haines and Liz Davis and Patricia Rancour and Marianne Robinson and Trish Neel-Wilson and Susan Wagner},
  journal={Journal of American college health : J of ACH},
  year={2007},
  volume={55 4},
  pages={219-25}
}
UNLABELLED There is a need to investigate novel interventions that promote worksite physical activity and wellness. OBJECTIVE The authors' purpose in this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of a 12-week walking program supplemented with a pedometer, computer educational program, and weekly e-mails. METHODS College faculty and staff participated in a one-group pre-posttest study to determine whether the 12-week walking intervention had an effect on body mass index (BMI), blood pressure… CONTINUE READING

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