TITLE

Educate on health and fitness by example

PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Patient Education Management;Apr2010, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the efforts of Group Health Cooperative to coordinate with other organizations and sponsor cycling events and programs with goals of raising public awareness regarding the health benefits of an active lifestyle.
ACCESSION #
49256260

 

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