Elevate Health - President's Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition

Elevate Health

special edition 2016 issue coverElevate Health is a publication of the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition’s Science Board. Each issue deals with a topic with current relevance to physical educators, sport coaches, registered dietitians and nutritionists, exercise, nutrition, sports medicine and public health practitioners, physicians, parents, school nutrition staff and professionals, school nurses, and students. This publication is made possible by a partnership with the National Foundation on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition.

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Elevate Health was formerly published by the President’s Council under the name “Research Digest” until 2013. All "Research Digest" issues are available on the National Foundation on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition website at http://fitness.foundation/research-digest Exit Disclaimer. Please contact us at fitness@hhs.gov with any Elevate Health or "Research Digest" questions.

2016 Elevate Health Issues

Special Edition 2016: Developing Physical Literacy in Community Settings: Two Regions Piloting Progressive Approaches

Summer 2016: Physical Activity for Social Engagement in Older Americans

Spring 2016: Healthy Foods and Beverages for Youth in Sports

2015 Elevate Health Issues

Fall 2015: Older Adults – Nutrition and Physical Activity Approaches to Improving Bone Health, Musculoskeletal Health, and Reducing Falls

June 2015: Injuries and Adverse Events in Sports Activities: Preventive Strategies for Young Athletes

March 2015: Healthy Nutrition: From Farm to Fork

2014 Elevate Health Issues

December 2014: Lack of Sleep Can Lead to Weight Gain

October 2014: A Focus and Pathway to Inclusive Physical Activity for People with Disabilities

September 2014: Special Edition - Sports for All: Summary of the Evidence of Psychological and Social Outcomes of Participation

June 2014: Masters Athletes: Competitive Sports and Sports Nutrition for Older Adults

March 2014: Room for Improvement: Americans' Dietary Patterns and Food Environment

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