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Committed to improving the quality of life for individuals and communities through innovative education and research activities, Applied Health Sciences is a leader in the development of strategies that prevent disease and injury, protect and promote healthy living, optimize physical ability, and improve well-being across the life course.
Where will the future take you?
In high school and applying to university? Check out our undergraduate programs to find your fit.
Considering grad school? Learn more about graduate studies in applied health sciences.
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- Apr. 23, 2018
The greasy food being served at hockey rinks isn’t really what young hockey players want, according to a study from the University of Waterloo.
- Apr. 3, 2018
Nearly half of people who use a standing desk are at risk of developing lower back pain, according to a study at the University of Waterloo.
- June 19, 2018
What happens on the field of play is life’s greatest classroom. Award-winning CBC Sports broadcaster Scott Russell discusses the potential of sport and play, and how it can shape a country and its citizens.