July 28, 2016 3:52 PMCategory: Physical Activity

No Playing Around: Parks Are Great For Health

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  July has been all about celebrating parks and spending time outdoors. The National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) knows that parks can improve health and wellness while strengthening community bonds. NRPA gives us National Park and Recreation Month as an opportunity to explore the built environment that surrounds us. Check out this storify developed […]

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July 7, 2016 1:01 PMCategory: Physical Activity

Mapping Play in Tulsa

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Pathways to Health is a cross-sector coalition in Tulsa County, Oklahoma—and a member of Plan4Health Cohort Two.  An established leader of healthy communities work, Pathways to Health shares the vision of Plan4Health: improving health and wellness by making the healthy choice the easy choice. “Plan4Health is a catalyst for Pathways to Health. It is the […]

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June 30, 2016 1:25 PMCategory: Physical Activity

Get Ready for National Park and Recreation Month!

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Did you know that tomorrow, July 1st, is the first day of National Park and Recreation Month? APA is joining forces with partner organizations to celebrate the many health benefits of outdoor parks and recreation activities. National Park and Recreation Month highlights the important role local parks and recreation activities play in keeping our communities […]

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