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The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH) Nutrition and Physical Activity Unit works at the national, state and local level to promote nutrition and physical activity policies, systems and practices that help prevent and control chronic disease and contribute to healthy communities.

The Nutrition and Physical Activity Unit serves as a resource on nutrition and physical activity to other programs within the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and as well as to local communities.


Nutrition and Physical Activity Unit

Get Smart Tip Sheets
For general audience
Tip Sheets
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Healthy Students, Healthy Schools: Revised Guidance for Implementing the MA School Nutrition Stds
For food service directors
Guidelines
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Help Inspire Strong Bodies
For middle school teachers
Brochure
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Lead Them Toward Success
For Middle school teachers/adminstrators
PDF - brochure
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For general audience
Tip Card
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Kids Eat Healthy
For parents and caregivers of preschool to middle school age children
Fact Sheet
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Kids Be Active
For parents and caregivers of preschool to middle school age children
Fact Sheet
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Calories Count: Make Small Changes
For general audience
Fact Sheet
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Calories Count: Toppings Add Up
For general audience
Fact Sheet
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Tips for Healthy Eating Fact Sheets
For general audience
Tip Sheets
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2000 Calories a Day Poster
For general audience
Poster
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Healthy Meeting and Event Guide
For meeting coordinators
Booklet
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Check Your Cholesterol and Heart Disease I.Q.
For general audience
Fact Sheet
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MA Children at Play Information for Parents
For parents
Brochure
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Know Your Serving Sizes Fact Sheet
For general audience
Tip Sheet
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Read Nutrition Facts Labels Fact Sheet
For general audience
Tip Sheet
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Six Ways to Eat Better and Move More - English
For general audience
Brochure
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Mass in Motion Business Cards
For general audience
Business Card
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Mass in Motion Poster - The Original Value Meal
For general audience
Poster
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Mass in Motion Poster - Local Flavor
For general audience
Poster
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Mass in Motion Poster - Local Color
For general audience
Poster
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Mass in Motion Poster - Happy, Healthy Meal
For general audience
Poster
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Mass in Motion Poster - My Gym (Summer)
For general audience
Poster
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Mass in Motion Poster - My Gym (Winter)
For general audience
Poster
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Mass in Motion Poster - The Ultimate Play Station (Elementary)
For general audience
Poster
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Mass in Motion Poster - The Ultimate Play Station (Preschool)
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Poster
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MA Children at Play Toolkit - FOR CURRENT MCAP-MASS IN MOTION PROJECT PARTICIPANTS ONLY
MA Children at Play mentors
Toolkit
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MA Children at Play Mentor Guide
MA Children at Play mentors
Guide
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Mass In Motion Kids 5 Ways Booklet - English - FOR FITCHBURG & NEW BEDFORD ONLY
Parents/guardians of kids ages 2-12
Booklet
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Mass In Motion Kids 5 Behaviors Poster - English - FOR FITCHBURG & NEW BEDFORD ONLY
Parents/guardians of kids ages 2-12 and kids ages 5-12
Poster
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Healthy Meals and Snacks Fact Sheet Set
For general audience
Fact Sheet PDF
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Healthy Celebrations Fact Sheet
For general audience
Fact Sheet PDF
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Fun, Food, and Family Fact Sheet Set
For general audience
Fact Sheet PDF
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Be Active as a Family Fact Sheet
For general audience
Fact Sheet PDF
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Be Active in Small Spaces Fact Sheet
For general audience
Fact Sheet PDF
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Sugary Drinks and Your Kids Fact Sheet
For general audience
Fact Sheet PDF
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Mass in Motion Kids 5 Ways Booklet - Portuguese - FOR FITCHBURG & NEW BEDFORD ONLY
Parents/guardians of kids ages 2-12
Booklet
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Mass in Motion Kids 5 Behaviors Poster - Portuguese - FOR FITCHBURG & NEW BEDFORD ONLY
Parents/guardians of kids ages 2-12 and kids ages 5-12
Poster
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Mass in Motion Kids 5 Ways Booklet - Spanish - FOR FITCHBURG & NEW BEDFORD ONLY
Parents/guardians of kids ages 2-12
Booklet
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Mass in Motion Kids 5 Behaviors Poster - Spanish - FOR FITCHBURG & NEW BEDFORD ONLY
Parents/guardians of kids ages 2-12 and kids ages 5-12
Poster
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Six Ways to Eat Better and Move More - Spanish
For general audience
Brochure
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Six Ways to Eat Better and Move More - Portuguese
For general audience
Brochure
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Mass in Motion Healthy Dining Recruitment Brochure - English
For general audience
Brochure
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Mass in Motion Healthy Dining Program for Customers Buckslip - English
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Buckslip
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Mass in Motion Healthy Market Recruitment Brochure - English
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Brochure
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Mass in Motion Healthy Market Program for Customers Buckslip - English
For general audience
Buckslip
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Mass in Motion Healthy Dining Program for Customers Buckslip - Portuguese
For general audience
Buckslip
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Mass in Motion Healthy Market Program for Customers Buckslip - Portuguese
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Buckslip
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Mass in Motion Healthy Dining Program for Customers Buckslip - Spanish
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Buckslip
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Mass in Motion Healthy Market Program for Customers Buckslip - Spanish
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Buckslip
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Six Ways to Eat Better and Move More
For general audience
Brochure
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Mass in Motion Healthy Dining Program for Customers Buckslip
For general audience
Buckslip
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Mass in Motion Healthy Market Program for Customers Buckslip
For general audience
Buckslip
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Mass In Motion Kids 5 Ways Booklet - FOR FITCHBURG & NEW BEDFORD ONLY
Parents/guardians of kids ages 2-12
Booklet
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Mass In Motion Kids 5 Ways Coloring Book - FOR FITCHBURG & NEW BEDFORD ONLY
Kids ages 2-8
Coloring Book
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Mass In Motion Kids 5 Behaviors Poster - FOR FITCHBURG & NEW BEDFORD ONLY
Parents/guardians of kids ages 2-12 and kids ages 5-12
Poster
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MA Children At Play: Info for Child Care Providers
For child care providers
Brochure
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