|October 07, 2020||Could you comment on the respective role of visceral obesity and insulin resistance in the etiology of atherosclerosis and cardiovascular disease?||Renée de Mutsert, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands||Expert Opinions
Video 1:47 min.
|September 23, 2020||What are the best clinical tools to estimate the physical activity level and nutritional quality?||Nicholas J. Wareham, MB, PhD, Professor and Director, MRC Epidemiology Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK||Expert Opinions
Video 1:44 min.
|September 09, 2020||What type of solutions should we implement to combat the epidemic of chronic societal diseases?||Saverio Stranges, MD, PhD, FAHA, Professor and Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, London, ON, Canada||Expert Opinions
Video 1:33 min.
|August 26, 2020||Can lifestyle (diet, exercise) have a rapid (positive or negative) impact on liver fat content and function?||Marja-Riitta Taskinen, MD, PhD, Emerita Professor of Medicine, Research Programs Unit, Diabetes and Obesity, University of Helsinki, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland||Expert Opinions
Video 1:29 min.
|August 12, 2020||Could you briefly describe the wonderful initiative that you lead in Amsterdam to combat obesity?||Jaap Seidell, PhD, Professor, Department of Health Sciences, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands||Expert Opinions
Video 0:48 min.
|July 29, 2020||Do we need BMI specific waist cut-off values and why?||Robert Ross, PhD, Professor, School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada||Expert Opinions
Video 1:51 min.
|July 15, 2020||What are the first cross-sectional results of the PREDIMED-PLUS study?||Emilio Ros, MD, PhD, Director, Lipid Clinic; Senior Consultant, Endocrinology and Nutrition Service, Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, Spain||Expert Opinions
Video 1:26 min.
|July 01, 2020||What is more important: reducing sedentary time or promoting physical activity?||I-Min Lee, MD, MPH, ScD, Professor, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA||Expert Opinions
Video 1:03 min.
|June 17, 2020||You are the minister of health and you want to deal with this epidemic of type 2 diabetes: what are your priorities and why?||Gillian Booth, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto; Adjunct Scientist, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, ON, Canada||Expert Opinions
Video 1:13 min.
|June 03, 2020||What do you think is the most dangerous risk factor: being sedentary or having a low cardiorespiratory fitness and why?||Steven N. Blair, P.E.D., FACSM, Professor (retired), Departments of Exercise Science and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA||Expert Opinions
Video 3:11 min.
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