Our food should be our medicine and our medicine should be our food.— Hippocrates
Professional Health Nutrition quotations
Leave your drugs in the chemist's pot if you can heal the patient with food.
Show me who your friends are, and I will tell you what you are.
The doctor of the future will no longer treat the human frame with drugs, but rather will cure and prevent disease with nutrition.
Let nothing which can be treated by diet be treated by other means.
Exercise is king. Nutrition is queen. Put them together and you've got a kingdom.
Health is like money, we never have a true idea of its value until we lose it.
Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you who you are.
The human body heals itself and nutrition provides the resources to accomplish the task.
Children who grow up getting nutrition from plant foods rather than meats have a tremendous health advantage. They are less likely to develop weight problems, diabetes, high blood pressure and some forms of cancer
The food you eat can either be the safest and most powerful form of medicine, or the slowest form of poison
When women are able to live in a safe and secure environment, they can participate effectively in the economy and society. This helps overcome poverty, reduces inequalities and is beneficial for children's nutrition, health and school attendance. Every woman and girl has the right to live in safety in her home and community.
Life is not merely to be alive, but to be well.
To eat is a necessity, but to eat intelligently is an art.
An apple a day keeps the doctor away.
A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier.
I know of nothing else in medicine that can come close to what a plant-based diet can do. In theory, if everyone were to adopt this, I really believe we can cut health care costs by seventy to eighty percent. That's amazing. And it all comes from understanding nutrition, applying nutrition, and just watching the results.
For every drug that benefits a patient, there is a natural substance that can achieve the same effect.
Many children face chronic stress from nutritional deprivation or persistent violence at home or in the community. By addressing their medical, emotional and developmental needs through a comprehensive clinical care model, we can lower their risk of developing long-term physical and mental health issues.
The best doctor gives the least medicines.
The cell is immortal. It is merely the fluid in which it floats that degenerates. Renew this fluid at regular intervals, give the cells what they require for nutrition, and as far as we know, the pulsation of life can go on forever.
We are indeed much more than what we eat, but what we eat can nevertheless help us to be much more than what we are.
Diseases of the soul are more dangerous and more numerous than those of the body.
We know today about nutrition and we know about exercise.
There's no reason for anybody to be sick and tired, fat and out of shape -- it's ridiculous! This has got to be taught in the schools. It's got to be taught in kindergarten. That's when kids should first get the idea that the most important thing in your life is your health and your body.
Early to bed and early to rise makes a person dull, boring, and despised.
First, nutrition is the master key to human health.
Second, what most of us think of as proper nutrition--isn't.
These small things - nutrition, place, climate, recreation, the whole casuistry of selfishness - are inconceivably more important than everything one has taken to be important so far.
Man must live, not only exist; he must do, not merely be; he must grow, not just vegetate.
The skin is a true symbol of our health because it's the last place to get nutrition and if you can drive all those nutrients all the way through to the skin then you know it's gotten everywhere else too and that's something that we all recognise.
Patients should have rest, food, fresh air, and exercise - the quadrangle of health.
If Africa seeks prosperity, it must provide for the health and nutrition of all – including the poorest.
You cannot achieve environmental security and human development without addressing the basic issues of health and nutrition.
Diet is the essential key to all successful healing.
Without a proper balanced diet, the effectiveness of herbal treatment is very limited.
Midwives and doctors play a crucial role preventing unnecessary maternal deaths.
They educate women about nutrition, health and family planning. And they step in when complications arise.