Physical inactivity is, together with smoking, the third risk factor for mortality in the world. Physical inactivity rates are very high and may cause serious public health problems. There is substantial scientific evidence on health-enhancing physical activity guidelines. Physical activity recommendations (PAR) broadcast in the media may improve public health. The content analysis of PAR news is of prime importance to ensure its quality as well as people's understanding. The present article shows the actual situation on the available research on the content analysis of PAR related news. There are few studies on this issue in Spain and in the world.
|Títol traduït de la contribució||Why is the content analysis in the health-enhancing physical activity news necessary?: State of the question in the Spanish press|
|Nombre de pàgines||39|
|Estat de la publicació||Publicada - 2014|