Translating active living research into policy and practice: One important pathway to chronic disease prevention

Posted by Sharyn Rognrust, Category: Chronic Disease, Health & Wellbeing, Integrated Health Promotion, Policy & Practice, Prevention, Research,

Global concerns about rising levels of chronic disease make timely translation of research into policy and practice a priority. According to the authors, there is a need to tackle the common risk factors of tobacco use, unhealthy diets, physical inactivity, and harmful alcohol use. However, using evidence to inform policy and practice is challenging read more