7 Feb, 2014

Physical Activity for the Early Years

BHF National Centre – Physical Activity and Health
Making Physical Activity a Priority


Physical activity for the younger years produced by the BNF National Health Centre
This Evidence Briefing focuses specifically on children less than 5 years of age.This important population group has previously been excluded from public health guidelines for 
physical activity, which typically focussed upon children aged 5 years and 
Implications for practice:
The evidence summarised in the document has important implications for policy-makers 
and practitioners working with the early years and for parents / carers of children 
this age. Potential action areas for each of these groups are highlighted.

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