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Active Living by Design

Perspectives from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
      The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) created the Active Living by Design (ALbD) national program to address a serious need in the field of chronic disease prevention: to increase the amount of daily physical activity in which Americans engage by facilitating opportunities for physical activity in their everyday lifestyles and environments. In this commentary, we outline the context in which this national program was developed as well as its initial aims, development, evolution to date, and legacy.
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