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Convergence between public health and architecture 

03-29-2012 16:12

Emerging discourse seeks points of convergence between public health and architecture that will effectively integrate the composition of built environments with the science behind public health, well-being, and sustainability. Not just minimum standards, but also aspirational values bear on our exploration of this topic.

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Emerging discourse seeks points of convergence between public health and architecture that will effectively integrate the composition of built environments with the science behind public health, well-being, and sustainability. Not just minimum standards, but also aspirational values bear on our exploration of this topic. Research clearly links the design of built environments to physical activity, which in turn influences obesity, diabetes, and other lifestyle diseases.

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