Obésité des enfants : l’activité physique à l’école porte ses fruits

Some nice examples of increased emphasis on physical activity for kids in French schools, recognizing that it is often kids from poorer neighbourhoods that have fewer opportunities. While there is only so much schools can do given the primary influence of home life, nevertheless one way to chip away at the problem of childhood obesity.

My favourite example: simply eliminating a 400 m bus ride to the swimming pool increased the amount of exercise.

Obésité des enfants : l’activité physique à l’école porte ses fruits.

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