ActivEarth: Can Your Commute Get You Healthier?

  • Topic Info:
    The American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) has announced a new global health initiative called ActivEarth.

    With an innovative, global-scale, science-based and science-informed approach, ActivEarth will focus on improving public health, the environment and the economy through greater levels of physical activity; particularly active transportation.

    How will ActivEarth have an impact on your life?

    Can your commute actually get you healthy and help the environment as well?

    What does active transportation have to do with the environment? The economy?

    Dr. Janet Walberg Rankin answers these questions and more in this Train Your Body segment with host Melanie Cole, MS.
  • Host: Melanie Cole, MS