2014 Mayo Transform: Dr. David Katz on lifestyle medicine


Part 1: Dr. David Katz of the Yale University Prevention Research Center says there's a short list of lifestyle factors that give us incredible power over our medical destinies.

Dr. Katz told the Mayo Clinic Center for Innovation's 2014 Transform Conference that lifestyle is the best medicine, and culture is the spoon. DNA is not our medical destiny, dinner is.

Part 2: Dr. Prabhjot Singh of Columbia University speaks about the value of community health workers.

MPR's Healthy States initiative is a sponsor of the 2014 Mayo Transform conference.

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