Recreation Industry News

ACSM Vision Aligns With UN & WHO's Special Focus on Physical Activity

The American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and its Exercise Is Medicine Global Health Initiative (EIM) applauded the United Nations High-Level Meeting (HLM) on Noncommunicable Diseases (NCDs). ACSM and EIM support and commend the world's governments for additionally affirming their commitments to reducing the burdens of NCDs, including a priority to emphasize physical activity and healthy lifestyles as ways to prevent this leading cause of disease, disability and premature death worldwide.

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