Physical activity for children and youth with a chronic illness

Describes various intensities of exercise and guidelines for the time each day that children from toddlers to 17-year-olds should spend in structured or unstructured physical activity. It also provides suggestions for kids with the following specific illnesses: Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA), hemophilia , asthma, and Cystic fibrosis (CF).

Publication Date: 
2011
Sponsor: 
Canadian Paediatric Society