New Resources from the Maternal and Child Health Library
The Maternal and Child Health Library released a new edition of the knowledge path, Physical Activity and Children and Adolescents. This electronic guide points to resources that analyze data, describe public health campaigns and other promotion programs, and report on research aimed at identifying promising strategies for improving physical activity levels within families, schools and after-school programs, child care and early childhood education settings, and communities. The knowledge path also presents resources about physical activity for children and adolescents with special health care needs. The knowledge path is available at http://www.mchlibrary.info/KnowledgePaths/kp_phys_activity.html. Knowledge paths on other maternal and child health (MCH) topics are available at http://www.mchlibrary.info/KnowledgePaths/index.html.
Additionally, current information about the recent health reform legislation is available directly from the home page, available at http://www.mchlibrary.info/.
About the Maternal and Child Health Library:
Provided by Georgetown University, the Maternal and Child Health Library is a robust collection of resource guides, databases, multilingual information, directories and other useful resources for clinicians, community organizations, consumers and others in the maternal and child health (MCH) community. The MCH Library is funded under a cooperative agreement with the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.