Minneapolis
Health Department

Public Service Center
250 S. 4th. Street, Room 510
Minneapolis, MN 55415
health@minneapolismn.gov
(612) 673-2301

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Physical Activity

 

For more information:
Sarah Stewart
Senior Public Health Specialist
P: 612-673-3987
E: Sarah.Stewart@minneapolismn.gov 

 

Physical Activity Provides Many Health Benefits

For most adults, getting 30 minutes of moderate physical activity per day will improve health. The activity can even be broken up into three 10-minute chunks, like taking short, brisk walks. Choosing to get around by walking, biking, or taking transit instead of driving is a great way to incorporate exercise into your day. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), regular physical activity can:

The Minneapolis Health Department is partnering with worksites, schools, childcare settings, clinics and communities to help Minneapolis residents be more physically active.

See below for links to current projects and also check out Past Projects and Success to learn more about previous efforts.

Learn more about the Minneapolis Health Department's Physical Activity initiatives:

Physical Activity tips and resources:

 

Last updated Apr. 11, 2014