AFL

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AcronymDefinition
AFLAmerican Federation of Labor
AFLAmerican Football League (1960s)
AFLAustralian Football League
AFLArena Football League
AFLAlberta Federation of Labour
AFLAll for Less (phone service plan)
AFLAssessment for Learning (education)
AFLAfloat
AFLAdaptive Forward Lighting (automotive engineering)
AFLAcademic Free License (software license)
AFLAmerica Fujikura Ltd. (various locations)
AFLAeroflot (Russian Airline, ICAO code)
AFLArmed Forces of Liberia
AFLAmerican Fuzzy Lop (rabbit)
AFLActive for Life (various organizations)
AFLAtrial Flutter
AFLAccel Frontline Ltd. (India)
AFLArabic as a Foreign Language (various locations)
AFLAcademic Free License
AFLAbstract Family of Language
AFLAdaptive Forward Lighting
AFLAssociation Française pour la Lecture (French: French Reading Association)
AFLAdvance Fee Loan (various locations)
AFLAssociation Française du Lupus (French: French Lupus Association)
AFLAssociation Française de Limnologie (French: French Limnology Association)
AFLAir Fluid Level
AFLAlcoholics for Life
AFLAlcoholic Fatty Liver
AFLAbstract Family of Languages
AFLAssociation Familiale du Limousin (French: Limousin Family Association; Limousin, France)
AFLAcemai France Logique (French elevator manufacturer)
AFLAbove Floor Level
AFLArtists for Literacy (San Francisco, CA)
AFLAfter Fader Listening (audio mixing)
AFLAutofocus Lock (cameras)
AFLAssisted Family Living (various locations)
AFLAir Force Letter
AFLAbsoFreakinLutely
AFLAuthorized Funding Level
AFLAirborne Flying Laboratory
AFLActive Fuel Length
AFLAutoland Flight Tests
AFLApproximate Full Load
AFLAutomatic Line Feed
AFLApplied Fisheries Laboratory
AFLAuxiliary Fuel Line
AFLAway From Link
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Today, RBC and the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) in partnership with ParticipACTION announced a three-year, $8.2-million commitment to the RBC Learn to Play Project, a collection of national programs and partnerships that provide children with the opportunity to learn how to play and become happy, healthy and active for life.
THE Retired & Senior Volunteer Programme has over 400 volunteers in Tees Valley working with people over 50 to encourage healthier lifestyles through a variety of fun activities, including walking and strolling groups, get active for life groups, over 50 swimming, tea dances, line dancing, lunch clubs, friendship groups, reminiscence sessions and a teleconferencing book club.
EVERY English secondary school will host a community sports club under a pounds 1 billion plan to get the nation active for life unveiled by Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt today.
The British Heart Foundation (BHF) has compiled its Active for Life "toolkit" for use by local authorities.
The Active for Life scheme in the Vale of Glamorgan aims to reduce the risk of coronary heart disease by prescribing physical activity in the same way that drugs are normally prescribed.
Active for Life emphasizes providing preschoolers, who generally do not need encouragement to be physically active, with skill instruction that will make them confident and competent enough to continue to be active, and thus healthier, later in life.
The launch of Active for Life is based on substantial evidence indicating regular exercise reduces the risk of premature death, high blood pressure, colon cancer and diabetes.
To achieve the award, the school had to offer a broad physical education programme, provide an environment that encourages physical activity and teach the importance of staying active for life.
The kits include a T-shirt, towel, drawstring wash-bag and a set of Active For Life cards.
Sarah Williams, spokeswoman for the Health Education Authority's Active for Life campaign, said: "Regular DIY can really help you get in shape, losing weight and benefiting the heart and cardio-vascular system.
Experience with the implementation of the "active for life %will be processed in educational methodology, which will be trained by experts in all regions of the Czech Republic.
Guests in outrageous hats then took to the floor for a spot of line dancing, led by Middlesbrough Council's sports development officer Jo Turnbull, all as part of the council's Active for Life initiative.