James Van Allen Elementary — I-WALK Report 2013I-WALK Reports
DescriptionIn the past three decades, the number of obese and overweight individuals in Iowa and across the nation has skyrocketed. With obesity comes the greater risk of health complications and life expectancy reduction. As a result, the current generation of youth face a new and growing threat to their overall quality of life. In Iowa alone, 37.1% of 3rd grade students areidentified as either overweight or obese.
Series TitleIowans Walking Assessment Logistics Kit: A Community Walkability Program
Publisher:Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Citation InformationChristopher J. Seeger, Alan Jensen, Bailey A. Hanson, Joseph Drahos, et al.. "James Van Allen Elementary — I-WALK Report 2013" Ames(2013)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/christopher-seeger/128/