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“Energy Balance”: The New Mantra For Dealing With Obesity?

June 25, 2014: 12:00 AM EST
Scientists in the U.S. are now touting the idea that diet plus exercise – or “energy balance” – is the proper way to deal with the obesity problem, and should be encouraged by public health policies. In a recent scientific paper, nutrition and exercise professionals – who currently work “in silos” but need to work together – were encouraged to bone up on the principles of energy balance so that their coaching and teaching include all sides of the energy balance message. The paper provided a list of recommendations for tackling the obesity problem at the school and government levels, incorporating the principles of energy balance in curricula and public policies.
Melinda M. Manore et al., "Energy Balance at a Crossroads. ", Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, June 25, 2014, © American College of Sports Medicine
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