"Such lifestyle factors such as cigarette smoking, excessive alcohol consumption, little physical activity and low dietary calcium intake are risk factors for osteoporosis as well as for many other non-communicable diseases."
"I never worry about diets. The only carrots that interest me are the number you get in a diamond."Gro Harlem Brundtland on Mae West
"Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread, and pumpkin pie."Gro Harlem Brundtland on Jim Davis
"My doctor told me to stop having intimate dinners for four. Unless there are three other people."Gro Harlem Brundtland on Orson Welles
"No disease that can be treated by diet should be treated with any other means."Gro Harlem Brundtland on Maimonides
"Adopting a new healthier lifestyle can involve changing diet to include more fresh fruit and vegetables as well as increasing levels of exercise."Gro Harlem Brundtland on Linford Christie
"Today osteoporosis affects more than 75 million people in the United States, Europe and Japan and causes more than 2.3 million fractures in the USA and Europe alone."
"A safe and nutritionally adequate diet is a basic individual right and an essential condition for sustainable development, especially in developing countries."
"We are also in the process of defining how best to work together with food and other companies to address diet and physical activity factors in order to prevent chronic diseases."
"You cannot achieve environmental security and human development without addressing the basic issues of health and nutrition."
"More than ever before, there is a global understanding that long-term social, economic, and environmental development would be impossible without healthy families, communities, and countries."