THE HUB: Resources
My Active Ingredient:
A peer-to-peer online healthcare hub on physical activity and health where patients, care providers, and the public can share their favourite ‘movement hacks’ and successes.
My Active Ingredient aims to increase the accessibility and quality of physical activity advice and resources for individuals living with chronic conditions or other barriers to physical activity.
Publications & Media:
We publish a variety of journals, white papers, and editorials on a variety of topics related to physical activity.
Learning from ‘lived expertise’: engaging athletes and patients in sport and exercise medicine research and policy
Athletes’ and patients’ perspectives are critical in Sport and Exercise Medicine research1 and the voices of those most impacted by research, policy development and implementation must be actively engaged throughout the process—‘nothing about us, without us’.
Answering the World Health Organization’s Call to Implement the Global Action Plan on Physical Activity
Physical activity provides a multitude of health benefits at all stages of life and plays a vital role in the treatment and prevention of a variety of noncommunicable diseases, yet half (49%) of Canadian adults and fewer than half (44%) of children and youth meet national physical activity guidelines for their health.
Discover a variety of implementation resources to help you turn your evidence and ideas into policies and practices that work in the real world.