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Alberta Centre for Active Living June 2010 Research Update now available

WHAT'S IN THIS ISSUE FOR YOU?

Community Leaders' Perspectives on Building Healthier Neighbourhoods in Urban Settings
http://www.centre4activeliving.ca/publications/research-update/2010/jun-...

This article highlights research in Edmonton, Alberta that used key stakeholder perspectives to examine factors that promote or prevent the development of neighbourhoods in urban areas where walking, being active, and buying healthy, affordable food are easy.

Using Motivational Interviewing to Encourage People with Diabetes to Increase Physical Activity
http://www.centre4activeliving.ca/publications/research-update/2010/jun-...

This article explores the importance of exercise for people living with diabetes and examines how motivational interviewing may help boost motivation and increase physical activity levels for some people.

The full Update is available at http://www.centre4activeliving.ca/publications/research-update/2010/jun-...