Make a Commitment: Encouraging Wellness and Healthy Living at Camp

Henderson, Karla A.; Saltmarsh, Amy
March 2012
Camping Magazine;Mar2012, Vol. 85 Issue 2, p20
The article describes the problem of overweight and obesity in children which would lead to shorter life expectancies. It offers suggestions and ideas for camp staff that encourage more physical activity and healthier eating at camp. It highlights the importance camps in providing opportunities for youth to experience health and safe outdoor environments.


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