Health benefits of Play Streets

D’Haese, S., et al 2015. International Journal of Behavioural Nutrition and Physical Activity

Organizing “Play Streets” can increase physical activity during school vacations

Publication date: 2015
Ranking: useful

child riding a scooter

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The study highlighted how creating Play Streets significantly increases children’s moderate to vigorous intensity physical activity.

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