June 1997 AAOS Report
18,000 call for Keep Moving for Life brochure
The public education program, Keep Moving for Life, has generated
a lot of interest since it was introduced in October 1996. More
than 18,000 people have called the Academy's public service phone
line to request the program's brochure. Keep Moving for Life encourages
people 55 and older to participate in a balanced program of moderate
physical activity for at least 30 minutes per day. Academy members
can request a starter kit containing brochures, poster and fact
sheets for display in their practices by contacting Pat Julitz,
AAOS, department of communications, (800) 346-2267, ext. 4123.
For large quantities of the Keep Moving for Life brochure, contact
the Academy's customer service department, (800) 626-6726.