Academy Highlights Important Role of Nutrition and Physical Activity

12/09/2021 - The Academy supports the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' request for input on the Development of the Physical Activity Guidelines Midcourse Report on Older Adults.

As the proportion of the U.S. population over age 65 increases amidst the continuing chronic disease epidemic, the roles of physical activity and supportive nutrition cannot be over-emphasized.

The Academy provided the agency with recommendations for consideration in the upcoming midcourse report. Read more.