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Canadian Paediatric Society

Active Kids, Healthy Kids

Physical inactivity and obesity among children and youth are growing problems in Canada. Many children and youth are not active enough for optimal growth and development. The CPS has developed tools and resources to help paediatricians and other health professionals educate parents, patients and the public about the benefits of physical activity and nutrition.

Practice tools & guidelines

Information for sharing with parents and caregivers

Sources and resources

Last updated: Sep 1 2017