TITLE

Active transport protects students

AUTHOR(S)
ROWE, DANIEL J.
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
Eastern Door;11/23/2013, Vol. 21 Issue 46, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the Kahnawake Schools Diabetes Prevention Project (KSDPP), established in various elementary schools in the area to promote active transportation, safer streets for students and traffic reduction in schools.
ACCESSION #
88032260

 

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