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Description: Dr. Bidwell evaluates how inactivity and dietary choices can lead to an increase risk of diabetes and CVD regardless of weight.

Presentation Information
Presentation Date:
September 16, 2017
Expiration Date:
August 24, 2020 11:55 PM
Presentation Objectives
  • Discuss how poor dietary choices and sedentary lifestyle can increase risk factors associated with diabetes and CVD - regardless of weight
  • Differentiate the role of physical activity versus inactivity on glycemic control during energy balance
  • Explain how a high fat and/or high sugar diet can augment low-grade inflammation and hyperlipidemia
Sugar and Inactivity: Is It Really That Bad?

Dr. Bidwell received her PhD in exercise physiology from Syracuse University. She is an Assistant Professor at the State University of New York at Oswego where she teaches exercise physiology, sports nutrition and nutritional biochemistry. Her research interests are in the areas of cardiometabolic changes associated with fructose consumption; specifically, how added physical activity can alter such effects.







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Obesity Medicine Association
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 1.00
Participation Credit(s): 1.00
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