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Core project finds neighborhood environmental change linked to faster PACE of physical activity

Physical Activity Research Education & Community Engagement Projects

Published: March 23, 2010

Core project finds neighborhood environmental change linked to faster PACE of physical activity Healthscaping – Issue 7 March 23, 2010 Study shows environmental changes may be responsible for residents keeping up a faster PACE of exercise in one New Orleans neighborhood. The Tulane Prevention Research Center (PRC) concluded its five-year Core Research Project in 2009, and determined that environmental changes promoting physical activity in a low-income, New Orleans neighborhood translated to slight increases in moderate…

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Core project finds environmental changes in St. Claude/St. Roch community linked to faster PACE of physical activity

Physical Activity Research Education & Community Engagement Projects

Published: March 23, 2010

Core project finds environmental changes in St. Claude/St. Roch community linked to faster PACE of physical activity Fitting New Orleans – Issue 7 March 23, 2010 Study shows environmental changes may be responsible for residents keeping up a faster PACE of exercise in New Orleans St. Roch/St. Claude community. The Tulane Prevention Research Center (PRC) concluded its five-year Core Research Project in 2009, and determined that environmental changes promoting physical activity in the St. Roch/St.…

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Ochsner Smart Meals Program regulates food pricing to promote healthy eating

Food Environment Research Special Interest Projects (SIPs)

Published: March 23, 2010

Ochsner Smart Meals Program regulates food pricing to promote healthy eating Fitting New Orleans – Issue 7 March 23, 2010 Ochsner Smart Meals Program serves as a local example of the national conversation on how decreasing the price of healthy choices and increasing the price of unhealthy options impacts health by influencing purchasing decisions. Launched in November 2007, the Ochsner Smart Meals Program provides featured meals with less than 450 calories, less than 6 grams…

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National spotlight on childhood obesity and new research build momentum for soda tax

Special Interest Projects (SIPs)

Published: March 22, 2010

National spotlight on childhood obesity and new research build momentum for soda tax Healthscaping – Issue 7 March 22, 2010 Researchers and anti-obesity advocates across the nation argue that a soda tax will make Americans think twice and check their wallets before gulping the 280 empty calories in a 22 fluid ounce bottle of soda. Discussion of taxes on high-calorie, low-nutrient foods is reaching a climax due to new research findings and Michelle Obama's high…

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