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Getting over the hill – encouraging middle-aged Singaporean women to exercise

Meadows, Anna (2017) Getting over the hill – encouraging middle-aged Singaporean women to exercise. LSE Behavioural Science (06 Jun 2017). Website.

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Physical inactivity is a global issue. As one of the 4 main risk factors for non-communicable diseases it has become a focus for governments worldwide. The problem is greater in countries with high GDP and Singapore is no exception; 54% of adult Singaporeans are reported to be ‘physically inactive’. One of the least active segments is women aged 40-59. The Singapore Government is making efforts to address this problem.

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Additional Information: © 2017 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
Sets: Collections > LSE Behavioural Science Blog
Date Deposited: 14 Jun 2017 10:11
Last Modified: 31 Jul 2020 23:16

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