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Differences in Rural Built Environment Perceptions Across Demographic and Social Environment Characteristics.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Health promotion practice [Health Promot Pract] 2022 Nov; Vol. 23 (1_suppl), pp. 44S-54S.

Abstract: The benefits of physical activity to health and obesity prevention are well established. However, attributes of the built environment influence participation in physical activity. The purpose of this study is to assess differences in perceptions of nei...

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The Weight of Place: Built Environment Correlates of Obesity and Diabetes.

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Source(s): Endocrine reviews [Endocr Rev] 2022 Nov 25; Vol. 43 (6), pp. 966-983.

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Abstract: In recent decades, the prevalence of obesity and diabetes has risen substantially in North America and worldwide. To address these dual epidemics, researchers and policymakers alike have been searching for effective means to promote healthy lifestyles ...

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Urban Blue Spaces as Therapeutic Landscapes: "A Slice of Nature in the City".

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Nov 15; Vol. 19 (22). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 15.

Abstract: Urban blue spaces are defined as all natural and manmade surface water in urban environments. This paper draws on how the concepts of experienced, symbolic, social, and activity space combine to position urban blue spaces as therapeutic landscapes. We ...

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The Association between Changes in Built Environment and Changes in Walking among Older Women in Portland, Oregon.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Oct 29; Vol. 19 (21). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 29.

Abstract: Some cross-sectional evidence suggests that the objectively measured built environment can encourage walking among older adults. We examined the associations between objectively measured built environment with change in self-reported walking among olde...

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Experiencing Public Spaces in Southern Chile: Analysing the Effects of the Built Environment on Walking Perceptions.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Oct 01; Vol. 19 (19). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 01.

Abstract: In Latin American cities, the built environment is facing crucial challenges in the 21st century, not only in terms of the redesign of the physical environment, but also how to remodel public spaces as healthier places for walking and social interactio...

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How Do Different Urban Footpath Environments Affect the Jogging Preferences of Residents of Different Genders? Empirical Research Based on Trajectory Data.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Nov 03; Vol. 19 (21). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 03.

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Abstract: In recent years, the impact of the urban environment on residents' physical activity (PA) has received extensive attention, but whether this impact has differences in the jogging preferences of residents in different footpath environments and different...

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Assessing various environmental descriptors with respect to genotype x environment interaction for milk production traits in Bavarian Fleckvieh cattle.

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Source(s): Journal of animal breeding and genetics = Zeitschrift fur Tierzuchtung und Zuchtungsbiologie [J Anim Breed Genet] 2022 Nov; Vol. 139 (6), pp. 634-653. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 25.

Abstract: Genotype x environment (GxE) interaction for production traits in Fleckvieh cattle was assessed by means of various environmental descriptors (EDs). It was also of particular interest to search for EDs useful for studying differing robustness or resili...

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Does living alone increase the consumption of social resources?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Environmental science and pollution research international [Environ Sci Pollut Res Int] 2022 Oct; Vol. 29 (47), pp. 71911-71922. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 24.

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Abstract: China's living arrangement has changed as the economy grows and society makes progress. More and more people prefer to live alone. In 2018, a total of 240 million people chose to live alone in China, with an annual growth of 0.53% per year. How will th...

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Effects of Landscape Types and Complexity Along Path on Mental Restoration.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): HERD [HERD] 2022 Oct; Vol. 15 (4), pp. 391-407. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 09.

Abstract: Aim: This study checked the effects of landscape types and complexity along path in urban green spaces on perceived restorativeness, so as to provide guidance for path landscape design.Background: Paths in urban green spaces are not only the connection...

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Child pedestrian and cyclist injuries, and the built and social environment across Canadian cities: the Child Active Transportation Safety and the Environment Study (CHASE).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Injury prevention : journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention [Inj Prev] 2022 Aug; Vol. 28 (4), pp. 311-317. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jan 20.

Abstract: Introduction: Traffic injury is a leading and preventable cause of child death and disability, with child pedestrians and cyclists particularly vulnerable. Examining built environment correlates of child pedestrian and cyclist motor vehicle collisions ...

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