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State of Alaska

More Information and References for Physical Activity - Adults (18+) - Recommended Levels - 2008 Guidelines (HA2020 Leading Health Indicator: 6A)

References and Community Resources

'''References:''' 1. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Physical Activity Guidelines Advisory Committee Report, 2008. [https://health.gov/paguidelines/report/]. Published 2008. Accessed October 14, 2016. 2. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 2008 Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans. [http://health.gov/paguidelines/guidelines/]. Published 2008. Accessed August 30, 2016. 3. Alaska Department of Health and Social Services. Play Every Day. [http://dhss.alaska.gov/dph/PlayEveryDay/pages/default.aspx] Accessed August 30, 2016. '''Resources:''' CDC's Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity. [http://www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dnpa] Healthy Futures. [http://healthyfuturesak.org/] The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute ([http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov]) has extensive resources on physical activity for patients, health care providers, and general consumers. The University of South Carolina's Prevention Research Centers )([http://prevention.sph.sc.edu/index.htm]) provide resources and information about physical activity to researchers, public health practitioners, and others who are interested in promoting physical activity in their communities. More information on the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System ([http://www.cdc.gov/brfss/]) may be found on the website of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

More Resources and Links

Alaska and national goals may be found at the following sites:

Alaska health promotion resources may be found at the following site:

Evidence-based community health improvement ideas and interventions may be found at the following sites:

Maps of health indicators for various subdivisions of Alaska may be found at the following site:

Additional indicator data by state and county may be found on these Websites:

Medical literature can be queried at the PubMed website.

For an on-line medical dictionary, click on this Dictionary link.

AK-IBIS Web Citation

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AK-IBIS Indicator Citation:
"[Indicator name]. Retrieved on [insert date] from Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, Indicator-Based Information System for Public Health (AK-IBIS) website: http://ibis.dhss.alaska.gov/.

Example:
Diabetes Prevalence. Retrieved on March 25, 2016, from Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, Indicator-Based Information System for Public Health (AK-IBIS) website: http://ibis.dhss.alaska.gov/.

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Content updated: Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:02:01 AKST
The information provided above is from the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services' Center for Health Data and Statistics AK-IBIS web site (http://ibis.dhss.alaska.gov/). The information published on this website may be reproduced without permission. Please use the following citation: " Retrieved Fri, 22 February 2019 19:19:32 from Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, Center for Health Data and Statistics, Indicator-Based Information System for Public Health Web site: http://ibis.dhss.alaska.gov/ ".

Content updated: Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:02:01 AKST