Nutrition and physical activity--why we must move from a casual acquaintance to a lifelong partnership. 2001 Ryley-Jeffs memorial lecture.

  • Steve Barr
  • Published 2001 in
    Canadian journal of dietetic practice and…


Both nutrition and physical activity have important roles in health promotion and disease prevention, and are viewed by the public as closely related and synergistic. However, the present level of interaction between professionals in the two areas is limited, and could be described as a "casual acquaintance." Using heart disease, osteoporosis and obesity as… (More)