*  A Community-based Social Networking Intervention to Increase Walking in Dog Owners - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Eligible participants will own a dog that is in good health and considered a household pet, be a Worcester or Lowell resident, ... weekly dog walking minutes [ Time Frame: baseline and 6 months ]. Self-reported minutes of dog walking measured using the DAPA ... Experimental: Dog Walking The 6-month dog walking intervention involves 5 components to address the individual, interpersonal ... social support for walking [ Time Frame: baseline and 6 months ]. Self-reported social support for walking ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01593449
*  Walk Time, Not Intensity, May Be Most Important in Stroke Risk Reduction
British researchers report on data involving 3,357 ambulatory men who took part in a 10-year study related to heart health. The ... Walk Time, Not Intensity, May Be Most Important in Stroke Risk Reduction. A new study has reaffirmed a link between stroke ... Researchers found that over the 10-year period, the men who spent more time walking every week (8 to 14 hours) reduced risk of ... In other words, time spent walking mattered more than pace.. "Among community-dwelling older men we observed … a strong inverse ...
  http://www.apta.org/PTinMotion/NewsNow/2013/11/21/WalkingStrokePrevention/?category=New%20in%20Research&blogid=10737418615
*  Nordic walking - Wikipedia
Nordic walking is a total body version of walking that can be enjoyed both by non-athletes as a health-promoting physical ... Ltd Indian Nordic Walking Association Nordic Walking Australia INWA Spain Stichting Nordic Walking Nederland Latvian Sports for ... Nordic walking provides additional benefits in upper-body muscular strength compared to conventional walking. •Nordic walking ... Exel coined and popularized the term 'Nordic Walking' in 1999.[citation needed] Compared to regular walking, Nordic walking ( ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nordic_walking
*  Health Walking
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*  Health walks - Information and support - Macmillan Cancer Support
We work with health walk programmes all over the UK. ... Walking is one of the most popular forms of activity and a ... Walking for Health. Walking for Health is England's largest network of health walk schemes, helping all kinds of people to lead ... We're working with health walk programmes across the UK that offer free, short and friendly health walks. With all health walks ... Walking for Health. Walking for Health group walks are aimed at people who do little or no physical activity but would like to ...
  https://www.macmillan.org.uk/information-and-support/leukaemia/leukaemia-chronic-myeloid/coping/maintaining-a-healthy-lifestyle/keeping-active/health-walks.html
*  Akosua Agyapong Organises Health Walk
Akosua Agyepong has organized a health walk and breast screening for participants. ... The walk, which started from the Trade Fair Centre at La proceeded through the Military Hospital to Kanda and some principal ... Akosua Agyepong on her part said she added the breast screening to the walk to sensitize the public on the dangers of breast ... Addressing the participants after the walk, the president of the National Sports For All, an NGO in sports, Nana Adu Mankatta ...
  https://www.ghanamma.com/2015/05/09/akosua-agyapong-organises-health-walk/
*  K-Woodlands Health Walk Tickets, Wed, 13 Sep 2017 at 10:30 | Eventbrite
East Kilbride Community Trust presents K-Woodlands Health Walk - Wednesday, 13 September 2017 at K-Woodlands, East Kilbride, ... K-Woodlands Health Walk at K-Woodlands 1 Burley Place College Milton South, East Kilbride, G74 5LZ, United Kingdom ... From here we begin our weekly health walk through K-Woodlands, taking in the sights and sounds of nature and pausing for a ... If you have any questions about the walk or would like to speak to someone ahead of time please do not hesitate to contact ...
  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/k-woodlands-health-walk-tickets-35721387632
*  Mental Health Walk | Department of Health and Human Services | Events | North Coast Journal
Human Services invites the public to participate in the Mental Health Walk from 720 Wood St. (corner of H and Harris streets) ... Join mental health advocates in fighting stigma and supporting a healthy community. Snacks provided by MH We Care Committee. ... The event is part of DHHS's May is Mental Health Month activities. (707) 268-3447. ... Mental Health Walk The Humboldt County Department of Health & ... Mental Health Walk When: Tue., May 19, 12 p.m. 2015 Price: Free ...
  https://www.northcoastjournal.com/humboldt/mental-health-walk/Event?oid=2929569
*  Thousands promote cardiovascular health at Akron health walk - News - The Suburbanite - Akron, OH
If not walking, participants could also enjoy live entertainment as well as free health screenings. ... 26 for the 2017 Akron Healthy For Good Heart Walk in hopes to raise money and promote a more healthful Akron community. ... "I'm walking today because I want everyone to be aware of heart attack risks and emphasize good health and exercise," Said Julie ... The Akron Heart Walk is just one successful step in the American Heart Association's goal to improve cardiovascular health of ...
  http://www.thesuburbanite.com/news/20170905/thousands-promote-cardiovascular-health-at-akron-health-walk
*  Destination HealthWalk, Run, Learn! | FOX31 Denver
The Center for African American Health is a local organization committed to preventing, managing, and educating people about ... Destination HealthWalk, Run, Learn!. Posted 12:12 pm, July 18, 2013, by Kimberly Feit ... Former Bronco's player Haven Moses and Grant Jones, executive director of the Center for African American Health, stopped by ... The Center for African American Health is a local organization committed to preventing, managing, and educating people about ...
  http://kdvr.com/2013/07/18/destination-health-walk-run-learn/
*  Sonning Common Health Walks - Wikipedia
Evaluation of the Sonning Common Health Walks Scheme: Final Report. Oxford Centre for Health Care Research and Development. ... The Sonning Common Health Walks was set up in 1996 by Dr William Bird, who is a general practitioner in Reading, Berkshire, ... Bird set up health walks from his practice in Sonning Common, Oxfordshire, and then worked with the Countryside Agency and the ... Each walk is led by a Leader who is a trained volunteer. The leaders know the route. You walk at your own pace but you are ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sonning_Common_Health_Walks
*  Public Health Leaders Walk the Walk - RWJF
The walk was organized by Federal Occupational Health that provides occupational health and wellness services to federal ... Regina Benjamin led a Walk for Wellness through the streets of the nation's capital. ... The one-mile walk was organized by Federal Occupational Health, an agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human ... Public Health Leaders Walk the Walk. May 18, 2012, 5:15 PM, Posted by NewPublicHealth ...
  https://www.rwjf.org/en/blog/2012/05/public-health-leaders-walk-the-walk.html
*  Northwell Health Walk in Yorktown Benefits Cancer Center - Yorktown NY News - TAPinto
... hundreds walked with Northwell Health to benefit its cancer health and wellness program. The inaugural two-mile walk benefiting ... Health & Wellness Northwell Health Walk in Yorktown Benefits Cancer Center By BRIAN MARSCHHAUSER ... There were also health and wellness exhibits, a sponsor row, a kids' zone, musical entertainment, food and beverages, a ... Northern Westchester Hospital's Bruce and Andrea Yablon Cancer Health and Wellness Program took place at FDR State Park in ...
  https://www.tapinto.net/towns/yorktown/articles/northwell-health-walk-in-yorktown-benefits-cancer
*  Health Plus Walking Wednesdays Begins This Week (04/12/2011)
Health Plus Walking Wednesdays Begins This Week. Join Health Plus Group Fitness Coordinator Lori Cowan as she leads weekly 30- ... If it rains, walks are lead in the tunnels. Walkers have the option of walking in one of two groups, fast or slower paced. ... Health and Wellness. Work/Life Connections-EAP Offers Training in Cultural Diversity and Workplace Stress, Tuesday, April 19 ... Contact Cowan at 343-6576 or contact Health Plus with any questions. ...
  http://www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/myvumc/index.html?article=10533
*  The Public's Health: Walk with Ease classes improve health, mood, reduce pain | Health, Medicine and Fitness | mtstandard.com
Tis a new year, and the Butte-Silver Bow Health Department is hoping you have your own wellness, well-being, and fitness in ... The Public's Health. The Public's Health: Walk with Ease classes improve health, mood, reduce pain *KAREN SULLIVAN for The ... The Health Department will conduct a free six-week walking program beginning Monday, Jan. 8. Our Walk with Ease program, ... Karen Sullivan is Butte-Silver Bow Health Officer and Director of the Health Department. Her column, The Public's Health, ...
  http://mtstandard.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/the-public-s-health-walk-with-ease-classes-improve-health/article_0d70fc60-80a7-586b-8b42-b53d3df8d2fb.html
*  Walking to Health - Lantern and Garden Walk | National Trust
Walking to Health - Lantern and Garden Walk. A moderate 3 mile walk, taking in Calves Croft, the Lantern and ending with a ... Keep active and improve your health by joining an experienced Lyme Park volunteer on a guided walk. These easy to moderate ... The Dog Walking Social Group is a great opportunity for you and your four legged companion to make new friends! ... Join this walk to find out more about the work that goes in to conserving and restoring these walls. ...
  https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/events/6d7618ff-a8f0-4d40-8fe2-9788d86ad859/pages/details
*  The health benefits of walking
Health advice on diseases, conditions, examinations and treatments. Latest health news, answers to health questions and search ... for doctors, consultants, health charities, support groups, hospitals, birth units, and complementary therapists. ... The health benefits of walking. Walking can boost your mind, body and soul, says Graham Barker. ... Bradbury's television series Wainwright Walks and Railway Walks have helped inspire a renewed interest in country walking. A ...
  http://www.netdoctor.co.uk/healthy-living/wellbeing/a5151/the-health-benefits-of-walking/
*  Walk and Brain Health
Moving around and exercising improves brain health. It boosts mood, insight, understanding, problem solving, memory, and much, ... And his habit of walking everywhere inspired the Mahatma Gandhi Health and Peace Walk - a New York-based public health ... Their motto? In His Footsteps for Your Health.. Being passive, on the other hand, is not good for the brain or body. Hours of ... Grab a buddy and a pedometer and start walking; aim for 10,000 steps total a day and sweat for 20 minutes three times a week. ...
  https://www.newsmax.com/health/droz/walking-cognitive-function-memory-droz/2016/01/07/id/708545/
*  Who needs doctors anyway? A history of public health: Walking Tour Tickets, Thu, 28 Jun 2018 at 14:00 | Eventbrite
A history of public health: Walking Tour - Thursday, 28 June 2018 at Royal College Of Physicians. Find event and ticket ... Who needs doctors anyway? A history of public health: Walking Tour. by Discover Medical London / Royal College of Physicians ... Who needs doctors anyway? A history of public health: Walking Tour at Royal College Of Physicians 11 Saint Andrews Place ... The walk commences at The Royal College of Physicians and lasts around 2½ hours including a highlights tour of the Royal ...
  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/who-needs-doctors-anyway-a-history-of-public-health-walking-tour-tickets-45019046179
*  Teaching kids safe walking skills - Health Report
Teaching kids safe walking skills. By william_miller on November 10, 2008 at 11:22 AM ... Pedestrian Safety for Students aims to fight rising rates of childhood obesity, encourage walking as a transportation choice ... SDOT also encourages parents to walk with their children and track their progress. ... Seattle's transportation department is teaming with local schools to get kids walking more. ...
  http://blog.seattlepi.com/healthreport/2008/11/10/teaching-kids-safe-walking-skills/
*  Health benefits of walking - Ramblers
Walking information, advice and campaigns, walking news and events, group led walks and an online library of walking routes. ... Britain's walking charity working to protect and expand the places people love to walk and promote walking for health and ... Walking and everyday life. For most people, walking is the easiest way to meet physical activity recommendations. Walking is:. ... Health benefits 'If a medication existed which had a similar effect to physical activity [like walking], it would be regarded ...
  http://www.ramblers.org.uk/advice/facts-and-stats-about-walking/health-benefits-of-walking.aspx
*  Health Office Has Walking Trail - tribunedigital-orlandosentinel
Health Department will officially open a public quarter-mile walking trail today at its offices at 1845 Holsonback Drive.Health ... DAYTONA BEACH -- The Volusia County Health Department will officially open a public quarter-mile walking trail today at its ... Health officials built the rock and crushed coquina loop trail with a $5,000 state grant. ... For those who have already been walking roads, the new path will improve safety, officials said. ...
  http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/2004-08-04/news/0408040369_1_walking-trail-volusia-county-health-daytona-beach
*  Miracle Walk 2017 - Barnabas Health
Thank you for your support of Miracle Walk. If you would like to join the walk as a participant, please register here. ... Please enter your gift to Miracle Walk 2017. ...
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*  5 surprising benefits of walking - Harvard Health
... don't be surprised if your doctor hands you a prescription to walk. Yes, this simple activity that you've been doing since… ... as well as easy ways to incorporate a walk into your daily routine, buy Walking for Health, a Special Health Report from ... Of course, you probably know that any physical activity, including walking, is a boon to your overall health. But walking in ... or water walking; a rowing machine; short walks throughout the day, instead of a long walk. ...
  https://www.health.harvard.edu/staying-healthy/5-surprising-benefits-of-walking
*  Improve your balance by walking - Harvard Health
If health problems make walking especially difficult for you, a physiatrist or physical therapist can suggest other options. ... Daily Health Tip. Go Mediterranean. Many studies have shown the health benefits of a Mediterranean diet. So start using olive ... Walking helps build lower-body strength, an important element of good balance. Walking is safe exercise for most people and, in ... affect your mental health every bit as much as your physical health. ...
  https://www.health.harvard.edu/exercise-and-fitness/improve-your-balance-by-walking