Nutrition and Health Promotion: Presented to a Luncheon Meeting of the Wheat Industry Council, Washington, DC


Title:
Nutrition and Health Promotion: Presented to a Luncheon Meeting of the Wheat Industry Council, Washington, DC
Creator:
Koop, Charles Everett, 1916-2013
Date:
8 September 1982
Description:
This speech highlighted the connection between Americans' diet and their health, especially heart disease, a major focus of the U.S. Surgeon General since Koop's predecessor, Julius Richmond, devoted to it a section of his path breaking report "Healthy People: The Surgeon General's Report on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention," issued in 1979.
Location:
Box: 103. Folder: 67
Rights:
Public Domain
Genre:
Speeches
Subject:
Health Education, Health Promotion, Nutritional Physiological Phenomena, and Mortality
Format:
Text
Extent:
22 pages
Relation:
Nutrition and Health Promotion: Presented to a Luncheon Meeting of the Wheat Industry Council, Washington, DC" [Reminiscence], 2003
Healthy People: The Surgeon General's Report on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, 1979
Language:
English
Legacy ID:
QQBBBW
NLM ID:
101584930X17
Profiles Collection:
The C. Everett Koop Papers
Story Section:
Reproduction and Family Health