Lifestyle Is the Medicine, Culture Is the Spoon

@article{Katz2014LifestyleIT,
  title={Lifestyle Is the Medicine, Culture Is the Spoon},
  author={David L Katz},
  journal={American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={8},
  pages={301 - 305}
}
  • D. Katz
  • Published 7 April 2014
  • Medicine
  • American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine
We have known now for a span of decades that the leading causes of premature death and chronic disease in the United States and increasingly around the world are behavioral factors under our potential control. We have as well consistent evidence from diverse sources indicating that amelioration of a short list of such factors, with an emphasis on dietary pattern, physical activity, and tobacco use, can slash rates of chronic disease and premature death alike. But choices people make are… 
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