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What are the best clinical tools to estimate the physical activity level and nutritional quality? 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.
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What type of solutions should we implement to combat the epidemic of chronic societal diseases? 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.
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Can lifestyle (diet, exercise) have a rapid (positive or negative) impact on liver fat content and function? 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.
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Could you briefly describe the wonderful initiative that you lead in Amsterdam to combat obesity?
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.
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Do we need BMI specific waist cut-off values and why? 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.
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What are the first cross-sectional results of the PREDIMED-PLUS study? 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.
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What is more important: reducing sedentary time or promoting physical activity? 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.
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You are the minister of health and you want to deal with this epidemic of type 2 diabetes: what are your priorities and why?
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.
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What do you think is the most dangerous risk factor: being sedentary or having a low cardiorespiratory fitness and why? 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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Could you discuss on the beneficial impact of lifestyle habits in the prevention and management of cardiovascular disease? May 20, 2020 Could you discuss on the beneficial impact of lifestyle habits in the prevention and management of cardiovascular disease? Peter Libby, MD, Mallinckrodt Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Expert Opinions
Video 1:48 min.
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Do you think that, beyond drug therapy, lifestyle changes are important in the management of certain types of cancer? May 06, 2020 Do you think that, beyond drug therapy, lifestyle changes are important in the management of certain types of cancer? 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 1:52 min.
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Should we talk about the deleterious impacts of the consumption of energy drinks in public health messages? April 22, 2020 Should we talk about the deleterious impacts of the consumption of energy drinks in public health messages? Benoit Arsenault, PhD, Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Université Laval, Centre de recherche de l'IUCPQ, Québec, QC, Canada Expert Opinions
Video 0:50 min.
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What are the new vital signs that should be measured in clinical practice and promoted in public health messages? April 08, 2020 What are the new vital signs that should be measured in clinical practice and promoted in public health messages? Jean-Pierre Després, PhD, FAHA, FIAS, Scientific Director, ICCR, Professor, Division of Kinesiology, Université Laval, Centre de recherche de l'Institut universitaire de cardiologie et de pneumologie de Québec, Québec, QC, Canada Expert Opinions
Video 1:50 min.
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Could you discuss the respective contributions of food quantity vs. food quality? March 25, 2020 Could you discuss the respective contributions of food quantity vs. food quality? Benoît Lamarche, PhD, FAHA, Professor, Institute of Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods, Université Laval, Québec, QC, Canada Expert Opinions
Video 1:01 min.
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How can we optimally prevent a decline in cognitive function with age? March 11, 2020 How can we optimally prevent a decline in cognitive function with age? Hannah Gardener, ScD, Associate Scientist, Department of Neurology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA Expert Opinions
Video 0:57 min.
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