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Rebecca Johnson Quotes

We had one lady, ... who relied on an electric scooter when she was outside of her apartment and by the end of the 50 week program she was able to walk to the neighborhood grocery store and back.
Rebecca Johnson
#Apartment

I see people running red lights all the time so they don't have to sit there. People will fly around you and then you get stuck at the light with them and then they will do it again.
Rebecca Johnson
#People

Our goal was to look for ways to increase the average exercise regime.
Rebecca Johnson
#Exercise

We found that being responsible for a pet, such as committing to walk a loaner dog, encouraged people who did not own dogs to walk more often and for longer periods.
Rebecca Johnson
#People

Our goal was to look for ways to increase the average exercise regimen, and we found being responsible for a pet, such as committing to walk a loaner dog, encouraged people who did not own dogs to walk more often and for longer periods of time.
Rebecca Johnson
#Exercise

In addition, two of the participants made a trip to the humane society to adopt animals, and several began volunteering to walk the dogs at the shelter. Many of them told us that they didn't necessarily walk in the study because they knew it was good for their health; they enjoyed walking because they knew it was good for the animals.
Rebecca Johnson
#Animals

I was waiting in a gas line for seven-and-a-half hours, and there were people in front of me and behind me pushing their cars because they had already run out of gas.
Rebecca Johnson
#People

We know that walking is good for people but we don't know how to get people to continue to do it. We wanted to see whether bonding with a dog might be a motivator to continue walking,
Rebecca Johnson
#People

We know that walking is good for people but we don't know how to get people to continue to do it. We wanted to see whether bonding with a dog might be a motivator to continue walking.
Rebecca Johnson
#People

People are holding up reasonably well. The waiting becomes difficult and wearing.
Rebecca Johnson
#People

You sit there and you're wasting gas and people get madder.
Rebecca Johnson
#People