Lifestyle Medicine Insider
April 2020
ADVOCACY | MEDIA | EDUCATION | RESEARCH | ECONOMICS | COMMUNITY
Lifestyle Medicine Insider , a periodic look into the political, industry and economic environment we face as Lifestyle Medicine pioneers.
COVID-19
Food and Nutrition
Pre-Existing Conditions
Health Disparities
Impact on Care Delivery
NUTRITION
  • The report from the recent 50th Anniversary of the White House Conference on Food, Nutrition, and Health held mentions of nutrition education, policy changes, disparities and sustainability: https://www.politico.com/f/?id=00000171-0e13-d270-a773-6f5ff7ea0000  One of the priority recommendations was Equip health professionals with effective nutrition interventions and better nutrition knowledge. With diet-related disease being the number one cause of poor health in America, nutrition should be among the top priorities in our health care system. Health providers need better nutrition training and effective, evidence-based nutrition interventions, tailored to specific populations, that can improve diet-related health outcomes and reduce healthcare costs.”
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