|December 06, 2017||What is the role of lifestyle factors on brain health?||Louis Bherer, PhD, Chair in Preventive Health Science Research and Scientific Director of the PERFORM Centre, Concordia University, Montréal, QC, Canada||Expert Opinions
Video 0:48 min.
|November 22, 2017||Why do you think there is still a gap between what we know about the science of obesity as a health hazard and our public health messages still referring to weight loss and healthy BMI?||Lise Gauvin, PhD, Professor, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Université de Montréal; Associate Scientific Director for Population Health Research, CHUM Research Centre, Montréal, QC, Canada||Expert Opinions
Video 1:34 min.
|November 08, 2017||Considering the epidemic of physical inactivity, do you think that the recommended level of physical activity in the current guidelines is sufficient or optimal?||Jonathan Myers, PhD, FACC, FACSM, FAACVPR, FAHA, Health Research Scientist, VA Palo Alto Health Care System; Clinical Professor of Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA||Expert Opinions
Video 1:46 min.
|October 25, 2017||Are there specific preventive approaches working better in adolescents?||Jonathan McGavock, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, Manitoba Institute of Child Health, University of Manitoba; CIHR Applied Public Health Chair in Resilience and Childhood Obesity, Winnipeg, MB, CA||Expert Opinions
Video 1:07 min.
|October 11, 2017||What additional pragmatic large nutritional trial would you like to conduct? What would be your priority question?||Frank M. Sacks, MD, FAHA, Department of Nutrition, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, United States||Expert Opinions
Video 1:24 min.
|September 27, 2017||Could you elaborate on the fact that PREDIMED questioned the relevance of reducing the fat content of the diet as a primary target to reduce cardiovascular disease risk?||Emilios Ros, MD, PhD, Director, Lipid Clinic; Senior Consultant, Endocrinology and Nutrition Service, Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, Spain||Expert Opinions
Video 1:14 min.
|September 13, 2017||Could you describe the possibly deleterious impact of excessive amount of exercise on the heart and the cardiovascular system?||Carl J. Lavie, MD, FACC, FACP, FCCP, Professor of Medicine and Medical Director, Cardiac Rehabilitation and Preventive Cardiology; Director, Exercise Testing Laboratory; and Staff Cardiologist, Echocardiographic Laboratory at the John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute, Ochsner Clinical School-The University of Queensland School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, United States||Expert Opinions
Video 2:18 min.
|August 30, 2017||What are the key barriers to the implementation of the national physical activity plan?||William E. Kraus, MD, FACC, FACSM, Director of Clinical Translation, Duke Molecular Physiology Institute, Professor, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, United States||Expert Opinions
Video 0:30 min.
|August 16, 2017||What future do you foresee for kinesiologists in the healthcare system?||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 3:03 min.
|August 02, 2017||Why do you think obesity in type 2 diabetes is still defined by the BMI despite the considerable evidence that excess visceral adipose tissue, ectopic fat and dysfunctional adipose tissue are factors leading to disturbances including insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes?||Robert E. Ratner, MD, FACP, FACE, Chief Scientific and Medical Officer, American Diabetes Association, Alexandria, VA, United States||Expert Opinions
Video 1:08 min.
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