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Among all great studies and papers that you have published, which is your favorite and why? March 13, 2019 Among all great studies and papers that you have published, which is your favorite and why? 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 1:11 min.
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In which context do you think measuring waist circumference is useful in clinical practice? February 27, 2019 In which context do you think measuring waist circumference is useful in clinical practice? Jaap Seidell, PhD, 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 0:43 min.
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What do you think is the most important to reduce the cardiovascular disease risk of visceral obesity: to increase physical activity or to improve cardiorespiratory fitness? February 12, 2019 What do you think is the most important to reduce the cardiovascular disease risk of visceral obesity: to increase physical activity or to improve cardiorespiratory fitness? 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 2:35 min.
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To what extent do you think that the finding of the remarkable PREDIMED study can be exported to other parts of the world? December 20, 2018 To what extent do you think that the finding of the remarkable PREDIMED study can be exported to other parts of the world? Emilio Ros, MD, PhD, Director, Lipid Clinic; Senior Consultant, Endocrinology and Nutrition Service, Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, Spain Expert Opinions
Video 1:27 min.
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If we are very sedentary during our work time, can we nevertheless reduce our cardiovascular disease risk by being active during our leisure time? How much leisure-time physical activity do we need? December 20, 2018 If we are very sedentary during our work time, can we nevertheless reduce our cardiovascular disease risk by being active during our leisure time? How much leisure-time physical activity do we need? 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 1:30 min.
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What are the low-hanging fruits to combat the epidemic of type 2 diabetes? December 20, 2018 What are the low-hanging fruits to combat the epidemic of type 2 diabetes? 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 0:57 min.
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Why is cardiorespiratory fitness still not assessed in clinical practice? December 19, 2018 Why is cardiorespiratory fitness still not assessed in clinical practice? 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 1:15 min.
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As a clinician and a scientist, could you comment on the successes and surprises of atherosclerosis research? December 05, 2018 As a clinician and a scientist, could you comment on the successes and surprises of atherosclerosis research? Peter Libby, MD, Mallinckrodt Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Expert Opinions
Video 3:55 min.
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As a scientist and a clinician, what tools would you like to have to better assess the cancer prognosis in your patients? November 21, 2018 As a scientist and a clinician, what tools would you like to have to better assess the cancer prognosis in your patients? Vincent Fradet, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine; Research Scientist, Cancer Research Centre, CHU de Québec, Université Laval, Québec, QC, Canada Expert Opinions
Video 1:40 min.
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Could you discuss the evolution of the ICCR messages? November 07, 2018 Could you discuss the evolution of the ICCR messages? Jean-Pierre Després, PhD, FAHA, FIAS, Scientific Director, ICCR, Professor, Division of Kinesiology, Université Laval, Centre de recherche de l'IUCPQ, Québec, QC, Canada Expert Opinions
Video 2:58 min.
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What are the main results of the ICCR global sugar-sweetened beverage sale barometer? November 05, 2018 What are the main results of the ICCR global sugar-sweetened beverage sale barometer? Benoit Arsenault, PhD, Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Université Laval, Centre de recherche de l'IUCPQ, Québec, QC, Canada Expert Opinions
Video 1:17 min.
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Any advice on the type of food to eat? November 04, 2018 Any advice on the type of food to eat? Benoît Lamarche, PhD, FAHA, Professor, Institute of Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods, Université Laval, Québec, QC, Canada Expert Opinions
Video 2:37 min.
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How can visceral obesity affect cognitive function? November 02, 2018 How can visceral obesity affect cognitive function? Hannah Gardener, ScD, Associate Scientist, Department of Neurology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA Expert Opinions
Video 0:46 min.
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Could you describe the main findings of the Dallas Heart Study regarding the link between visceral obesity and various clinical outcomes? September 12, 2018 Could you describe the main findings of the Dallas Heart Study regarding the link between visceral obesity and various clinical outcomes? Ian J. Neeland, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA Expert Opinions
Video 1:39 min.
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What is the situation regarding the prevalence of visceral obesity in South Korea? Did you see an improvement? August 29, 2018 What is the situation regarding the prevalence of visceral obesity in South Korea? Did you see an improvement? Soo Lim, MD, MPH, PhD, Associate Professor, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seongnam, South Korea Expert Opinions
Video 1:00 min.
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