This is walk to school week in the United Kingdom. The whole exercise is aimed at inspiring children to walk to school. Nearly 1.6 million children are participating in this effort with the involvement of 6400 schools. The entire effort is supported by the well-known store, Marks and Spencer. To add a fun element to walking, Marks & Spencer has got together with the charity Living Streets to introduce an online game that can be downloaded and printed. Source: Medindia << Gastric Band Surgery – Is It Worth the Risk? Friday the 13th and Friggatriskaidekaphobia >> Recommended Reading Walking As An Exercise People walk for many reasons ranging from pleasure to mental relaxation, finding solitude or for exercise. READ MORE Walking for Fitness and Weight Loss A few extra steps a day are enough to keep you fit. READ MORE Parasomnias - Part II Educating the patient, the bed partner or care taker is important for the management of Parasomnias READ MORE Body Types and Befitting Workouts Workout and diet which is well suited for a pear shaped body. READ MORE Who Else Wants to Know How Walking Helps Heart and Brain? Walking early morning would improve your health as it helps heart and brain to function properly. Find more about its benefits for your body. READ MORE Most Popular on Medindia Sanatogen Nutam (400mg) (Piracetam) A-Z Drug Brands in India More News on: Body Types and Befitting WorkoutsWalking for Fitness and Weight LossWalking As An ExerciseWho Else Wants to Know How Walking Helps Heart and Brain?