Physical Inactivity- A Growing Crisis

March 25th, 2009

This is my first blog. What I’ll try to do is share thoughts that might be useful in furthering my goal of getting people more active, thus healthier and happier. I want to start with the big picture as I see it. Most Americans are very inactive, and the rest of the world is trying […]

An Unhealthy Irony

March 12th, 2009

While the “Next Great Depression” has school physical education (PE) budgets down on the canvas listening to the eight count, USA Today (March 11, 2009) publishes an article titled, “21% of Americans Scramble to Cover Medical, Drug Bills”. It continues on page 5 with a headline that reads, “The biggest problem the country has is […]

Man’s Best Friend (And Personal Trainer)

March 4th, 2009

YOUR blog contributors, Dr. Jim Sallis, Dr. Thom McKenzie and Mr. Paul Rosengard (YOURS TRULY) have been conducting SPARK research and disseminating those findings worldwide (with the help of MANY of our friends) since 1989. In the weeks and months to come, we hope to share stories of what we’ve learned, people we’ve met, and […]