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There's a physical activity gender gap - but nature could be the answer

Data shows women continue to get insufficient physical activity. Image: REUTERS/Darren Staples

Sara FL Kirk

Professor of Health Promotion; Scientific Director of the Healthy Populations Institute, Dalhousie University

Rebecca Spencer

Interdisciplinary PhD Candidate & Instructor, Health Promotion, Dalhousie University

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