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Physical activity and screen-viewing policies in Canadian childcare centers

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posted by Research Admin 1 on 12 February 2019

This study reviewed Canadian childcare policies in relation to physical activity and screen time, as well as surveying directors/administrators. Their findings suggest that opportunities to increase children's physical activity and reduce screen time need to be tied to policy and regulations, in order to be put into action.

This is an open access article and can be read in free full text at: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-6290-z

Ott, E., Vanderloo, L. M. and Tucker, P. Physical activity and screen-viewing policies in Canadian childcare centers. BMC Public Health, 2019; 19:145