NIH National Institutes of Health
NRPA National Recreation and Park Association
NSLP National School Lunch Program
 
OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
 
PAG Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans
PE physical education
PSA public service announcement
 
QALY quality-adjusted life-year
 
RDA Recommended Dietary Allowance
RWJF The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
 
SCHIP State Children’s Health Insurance Program
SHPPS School Health Policies and Programs Study
SNAP Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
SNAP-Ed SNAP Education
SoFAS solid fats and added sugars
SRTS Safe Routes to School
sus Shape Up Somerville
 
UNICEF United Nations Children’s Fund
USDA U.S. Department of Agriculture
USPSTF U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
 
WHO World Health Organization
WIC Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children
 
YMCA Young Men’s Christian Association
YRBS Youth Risk Behavior Survey
YRBSS Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System


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