American Public Health Association launches 1 Billion Steps Challenge

To encourage people to walk, the American Public Health Association has launched the 1 Billion Steps Challenge!

Through April 9 (the end of National Public Health Week), APHA is encouraging people to sign up for the challenge and get out and walk! APHA makes it easy and fun to promote walking in an organization, community or even among a group of friends.

Participants are able to manually enter steps or sync with tracking devices. For more info or to sign up, visit


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