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A compendium of one hundred seventy ambitions for moms, childrens, formative years from fit humans 2000, initially released in 1990 (HRSA-M-CH 91-2). Annotation copyright ebook information, Inc. Portland, Or.

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Developing Teaching Skills in Physical Education. 2nd edition. Palo Alto, CA: Mayfield, 1983. p. 61. S. Department of Health and Human Services. National children and youth fitness study. Journal of Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance 56:4490, 1985. S. Department of Health and Human Services. National children and youth fitness study II. Journal of Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance 58:5096, 1987. 3* Reduce overweight to a prevalence of no more than 20 percent among people aged 20 and older and no more than 15 percent among adolescents aged 12 through 19.

22 Concern about the amount and quality of youth physical activity and school physical education has been expressed by several groups, including the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American College of Sports Medicine. In 1987, both houses of Con- Page 15 gress passed a resolution (H. Con. Res. 97) encouraging State and local educational agencies to provide high quality daily physical education programs for all children in kindergarten through 12th grade. Only one State, Illinois, currently requires daily physical education as part of the curriculum in kindergarten through 12th grade.

Although the protective effect of a more active lifestyle is seen for both occupational and leisure-time physical activity, the amount of physical activity at work and in the home has declined steadily. For most people, the greatest opportunity for physical activity is during leisure. Unfortunately, 24 percent of men and women aged 18 and older report no leisure-time physical activity. 12 People with disabilities and lower-income individuals are also more likely to be sedentary at leisure. It is important for those who are sedentary during their leisure-time to take the first step towards developing a pattern of regular physical activity.

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