Sixth annual meeting of HEPA Europe European network for the promotion of health-enhancing physical activity: report of a WHO meeting, 26 November 2010 Olomouc, Czech Republic
European Network for the Promotion of Health-Enhancing Physical Activity. Annual Meeting (6th : 2011 : Olomouc, Czech Republic) & World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe. (2011). Sixth annual meeting of HEPA Europe European network for the promotion of health-enhancing physical activity: report of a WHO meeting, 26 November 2010 Olomouc, Czech Republic. Copenhagen : WHO Regional Office for Europe. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/108043
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World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe (EUR/06/5062700/10, 2007)Physical activity is one of the major lifestyle-related health determinants. Widespread acknowledgement of this fact is vitally important in addressing the impact of physical inactivity on the risk of developing a number of chronic diseases. Encouraging people to be physically active has numerous benefits that go beyond health, to include the economy and development. A comprehensive, integrated and intersectoral approach is needed, with emphasis on environmental, social and population strategies in support of individual ones. The promotion of ...
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe; WHO European Centre for Environment and Health (EUR/ICP/EHBI 02 02 04, 2000)Low physical activity is a major public health issue despite the considerable health benefits that can be gained from regular activity. This document describes the rationale for keeping active and the major steps which may be undertaken at the workplace to facilitate wider involvement of staff and their families in physical activity. It presents the benefits for employers and gives examples of successful programmes in various enterprises. Ten steps covering all aspects of a workplace health programme devoted to physical activity are described in ...