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Bright Futures in Practice: Physical Activity

 

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Front Matter

Bright Futures Children's Health Charter ..........v
What Is Bright Futures? .........vi

A Message from the President's Council on Physical Fitness
and Sports ..........viii
Creating a Lifelong Foundation for Physical Activity ..........ix
Bright Futures in Practice: Physical Activity Vision and Goals ..........xi
How This Guide Is Organized ..........xii
How This Guide Can Be Used ..........xiii
Participants in Bright Futures in Practice: Physical Activity ..........xvi
Acknowledgments ..........xix
Organizational Support ..........xxi
Introduction
1
The Surgeon General's Report on Physical Activity and Health ..........3
Physical Activity in Children and Adolescents ..........6
Building Partnerships to Promote Physical Activity ..........12
Physical Activity Developmental Chapters
15
Infancy ..........17
Early Childhood ..........31
Middle Childhood ..........47
Adolescence ..........67
Infancy 1.1MB
Early Childhood 1.3MB
Middle Childhood 1.2MB
Adolescence 1MB
Physical Activity Issues and Concerns
85
Asthma ..........87
Children and Adolescents with Special Health Care Needs ..........92
Developmental Coordination Disorder ..........102
Diabetes Mellitus ..........108
Eating Disorders ..........118
Ergogenic Aids ..........129
Girls and Female Adolescents in Physical Activity ..........136
Heat-Related Illness ..........142
Injury ..........149
Nutrition ..........156
Obesity ..........168
Physical Activity Tools
177
Tool A: Definitions of Physical Activity, Exercise, and Fitness ..........179
Tool B: Helping Children and Adolescents Improve
Physical Activity Behaviors ..........182
Tool C: Appropriate Physical Activity for Children:
Executive Summary .........187
Tool D: Characteristics of Excellent Physical Activity Programs
for Children and Adolescents ...........189
Tool E: Characteristics of Excellent Coaching ..........195
Tool F: Physical Activity Resources ..........198
Tool G: Healthy People 2010 Physical Activity and Fitness Objectives..........210
Tool H: CDC Growth Charts ..........212

 

Tools 1.3MB

Indexes
213
Developmental Index: Infancy and Early Childhood ..........215
Developmental Index: Middle Childhood and Adolescence ..........217
Tool Index ..........219
Topic Index ..........221

 

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