Declining rates of physical activity in the United States: what are the contributors?

@article{Brownson2005DecliningRO,
  title={Declining rates of physical activity in the United States: what are the contributors?},
  author={Ross C. Brownson and Tegan K. Boehmer and Douglas A. Luke},
  journal={Annual review of public health},
  year={2005},
  volume={26},
  pages={
          421-43
        }
}
  • Ross C. Brownson, Tegan K. Boehmer, Douglas A. Luke
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Annual review of public health
  • This review describes current patterns and long-term trends (up to 50 years when possible) related to (a) physical activity, (b) employment and occupation, (c) travel behavior, (d) land use, and (e) related behaviors (e.g., television watching). On the basis of available data, the following trends were observed according to type of physical activity: relatively stable or slightly increasing levels of leisure-time physical activity, declining work-related activity, declining transportation… CONTINUE READING

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